Maddy Anholt is a comedy actress and scriptwriter who recently appeared in BBC3's Sunny D, and recently recorded her own BBC Radio 4 pilot, No Smoke. She can regularly be seen as a panelist on Sam Delaney's News Thing and will be performing her one woman show Herselves on the prestgious Cabaret stage at Latitude Festival this summer before returning to the Edinburgh Fringe. Maddy will also appear in the upcoming special "The Story of Miranda Hart" for Channel 5.
Maddy trained at ALRA (The Academy of Live and Recorded Arts) and found her feet working as a character comedy actress on her first self-penned show at The Canal Cafe Theatre. In 2015 she took her first one-woman show, Diary of a Dating Addict up to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where she received 5 star reviews and sold out her run before it transferred to the Soho Theatre in March 2016. Last summer she performed her highly acclaimed one-woman comedy, Rent Girl, co-written and directed by Hardeep Singh Kohli at the Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh Fringe.