Artists: Nina Conti

Nina Conti  

Nina Conti

Comedy Performer

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Nina Conti is a groundbreaking ventriloquist, BAFTA nominated filmmaker and British Comedy Award winner. Following the smash-hit UK tour of 2013; star of BBC’s Live at the Apollo, QI, Russell Howard’s Good News, the Rob Brydon Show and HBO’s Family Tree. Nina Conti started doing stand-up ventriloquism in January 2002 and shot to fame by winning the BBC New Comedy Award that same year.

Nina Conti’s credit list


Programme Name Character/Role Channel/Company Year
Nina Conti Clowning Around Writer/Director/Producer BBC4 2104
Live at the Apollo Host/Performer BBC 1/Open Mike 2013/2012
Russell Howard's Good News Performer BBC 3/Avalon 2012
The Rob Brydon Show (Series 2) Performer BBC 2/Talkback 2011
QI Guest BBC 1/Talkback 2011
Golf War Artist CHX for E4 2007
Blunder Artist CHX for Channel 4 2006
One Free Hand Artist BBC 2006
Tickled Pink Artist ITV 2005
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Take Away Guest Granada for ITV1 2005
Comic Relief Artist BBC1 2005
Bromwell High ‘Latrina' Hat Trick for Channel 4 2005
28 Acts In 28 Minutes Artist BBC 2005
Single Mary Tiger Aspect for ITV1 2003
The Live Floor Show Guest BBC Scotland for BBC2 2003
All New Comedy Store Guest Open Mike for FIVE and The Paramount Comedy Channel 2003
BBC New Comedy Awards Winner BBC1 and BBC Choice 2002
100 Greatest TV Treats Guest Yorkshire for Channel 4 2002
The Late Late Show Guest RTE 1 2002
The Ralph Little Show Guest BBC Choice 2002
Stand Up Britain Artist ITV 2002
Sunday Lip Service Artist BBC Pilot 2002


Film Name Character/Role Director Year
Her Master's Voice Writer, performer, producer, director Nina Conti 2012
Make Me Happy – A Monkey's Search for Happiness Presented and Co-directed Nina Conti and Monkey 2012
Peacock Season Artist 2009
For Your Consideration Artist Christopher Guest 2006


Name Role Channel/Company Year
Blunder Writer Channel x for Channel 4 2007
Speaking From The Belly Writer Tony Staveacre Productions Radio 4 2004

Theatre and Live Performance

Tour/Event Name Character/Role Venue Year
Nina has appeared at various international Festivals including Montreal, Melbourne and Cape Town.
Dolly Mixtures Soho Theatre, UK tour, Melbourne 2014/2015
Talk to the Hand Performer Soho Theatre 2010
Evolution Artist Edinburgh & Melbourne Comedy Festivals and Soho Theatre London 2008 & 2009
The Complete and Utter Conti Artist Edinburgh Festival, UK Tour and Melbourne Comedy Festival 2007-2008
As You Like It Audrey 2000
Comedy of Errors Cowenson 2000
Back To Methuselah Savy 2000
The Warp Artist Three Mill Island Studios 1999
Intimate Death Artist RNT Studio and Gate Theatre 1998

Radio, Music & Voice Recordings

Name Character/Role Station/Album Year
Sneekiepeeks Radio 4 2010
Clare In The Community (Series 1-8) Artist Radio 4 2005-2012
Flight Of The Conchords Performer Radio 2 2005
Speaking From The Belly Presenter Tony Steveacre Productions Radio 4 2004
You And Yours Guest Radio 4 2003
Woman's Hour Guest BBC Radio 4 2003


Award Won Awards Name Year
Jury Award for Best Documentary Friar's Club Festival, New York 2013
Nomination - Single Documentary Bafta 2013
Audience Award SXSW Film Awards 2012
Best Performance Maverick Movie Award 2012
Barry Award Melbourne Comedy Festival 2008
Winner BBC New Comedy Awards 2002
Winner Amused Moose Talent Quest 2002
Winner Hackney Empire New Act of the Year 2002
Finalist Laughing Horse New Act 2002
Runner up So You Think You're Funny 2002

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