Luisa Omielan

Comedian Profile

Luisa has had 3 ground-breaking hit shows. First, she asked “What Would Beyoncé Do?! ” (sell out across the UK and Australia, is what she would do!), then she asked “Am I Right Ladies?!” and her thigh gap joke went viral with over 45 million views. Then she turned to politics and got a show on the BBC titled ‘Politics for Bitches’.

In 2017 the BBC produced a TV version of her What Would Beyoncé Do?! show, shown as a special on Valentine’s Day on BBC Three, and later on BBC One.[

Luisa was the first comedian awarded the BAFTA Breakthrough Award.

Luisa has made many TV appearances including:

Miranda (Christmas Special, 2014)

The John Bishop Show (June 2015)

Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled (2016)

Red Nose Day (co-presenter)  (2017)

Drunk history UK (2017)

What Would Beyoncé Do?! (BBC special, 2017)

Live at the Apollo (December 2017)

Stand Up Central (October 2018)

Politics for Bitches (Six part BBC TV series, October 2018)

Comedy Central Live (June 2019)

 

Quotes:

“Luisa is so marvellous, she is funny, then sad then even funnier” – Richard Curtis

“Hilarious, Honest, Empowering” – Dawn French

“She is brilliant, I hate her” – Ruby Wax

“She is oxygen to the audiences” – Lenny Henry

‘A raw natural talent doing something clever and hugely enjoyable’  – The Skinny

‘Megawatt comedy personality.’  – The Guardian