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40 Women to Watch 2019: Rosie Jones is a writer and comedian taking the UK scene by storm


Rosie Jones

Rosie Jones is part of The Tempest’s 40 Women to Watch 2019, which spotlights extraordinary women and femmes making waves in their industries or passions of choice.

Rosie Jones is a British comedian known for her no-holds-barred takes on her cerebral palsy, sexuality and feminism. Since her first gig as a researcher at Objective Media Group, Rosie has reached the finals of 2016 Funny Women Awards and has performed sets at Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2016 and 2018. As a disabled person herself, Rosie has advocated for the inclusion of more disabled TV characters.

Rosie has also appeared on or has written for Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule, The Guilty Feminist, Would I Lie to You?, The Last Leg and 8 Out of 10 Cats.