Winner of a John Brabourne Film/TV Award, 2019, and Best Comedy Show Award, United Solo Theatre Festival, New York, 2017
★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Perry is a major talent'
— Edinburgh Festival Magazine.
Kate Perry a 'collector of people', hails from Northern Ireland and lives in London. While living in San Francisco she fell down a pothole, came up smiling and has been making people laugh ever since. Hollywood wants her, but doesn't know she exists. Lover of sausage rolls, brown sauce and question marks.
She has written for Woman’s Hour, BBC R4, BBC NI and RTE. Tamsin Greig, Conleth Hill and Doreen Keogh are a few of the actors who have read her work on BBC R4.
Her one woman show The Very Perry Show, featuring a pair of goggles, a rubber hat and a can of WD40 has been touring nationally and internationally to popular and critical acclaim. Her short film Ruthless is currently in post production and will be coming to a screen near you in 2020.
Kate graduated with an MPhil in Creative Writing (With distinction), Trinity College, Dublin and holds an MA in Screenwriting, (First class honours), Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology. She has been the recipient of Arts Council funding . Her passion is comedy. Quelle surprise!