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Diane Morgan
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Diane Morgan

Writer / Performer

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Agent
Hannah Begbie
Assistant: Carly Peters
+44 (0) 20 3214 0985
About

Originally from Bolton, Diane is a trained actress and writer/performer.

Diane is best known for her incarnation of talking head 'Philomena Cunk' on CHARLIE BROOKER'S WEEKLY WIPE and END OF YEAR REVIEW, the most recent series saw Philomena channelling Professor Brian Cox in her popular new segment of the show Moments of Wonder.

Other recent television credits include playing Tess in UTOPIA SERIES 2 and Annabel in THE MIMIC SERIES 2 both for Channel 4, the regular role of Nicola in ITV1’s CABBAGE & PAT and Gina in HIM & HER SERIES 3 for BBC3.

Having started in stand-up in 2004 Diane enjoyed a successful solo career and now performs as one half of sketch group TWO EPISODES OF MASH. She and her performing partner Joe Wilkinson have created 2 successful series of TWO EPISODES OF MASH for BBC Radio 4 and plan to record a 3rd series this Autumn. Diane also recently played guest roles in the latest series of TIM KEY'S LATE NIGHT POETRY for BBC Radio 4.

"She managed to bring a bright spark of wit to the material, thanks to sharp writing and an endearing delivery" CHORTLE

"Diane Morgan has a nice line in dark story-telling" THE INDEPENDENT

 

 

Film
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
ALPHA PAPA
Woman In Crowd
Declan LowneyBaby Cow
Television
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
THE MIMIC - SERIES 2
Annabel
Running Bare Pictures
CHARLIE BROOKER'S END OF THE YEAR REVIEW 2013
Philomena Cunk
BBC 2 / Zeppotron / Endemol UK
CHARLIE BROOKER'S WEEKLY WIPE SERIES 2
Philomena Cunk
Andrew Chaplin / Lucy ForbesZeppotron / BBC 2
UTOPIA SERIES 2
Tess
Marc Munden / MarkTrifunovic / Sam Donovan Channel 4
LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC SERIES 3
Various
Tinderbox Television / BBC 3
PAT & CABBAGE
Nicola (Series Regular)
Syd MacartneyRed Productions/ ITV
LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC 8 X 30' SERIES 2
Various
Tinderbox Television / BBC3
CHARLIE BROOKER'S 2012 WIPE
Philomena Cunk
Andrew Chaplin / Lucy ForbesZeppotron / BBC2
HIM & HER SERIES 3
Gina
Richard LaxtonBig Talk/ BBC 3
THE WORK EXPERIENCE
Susan
Tom Forbes2LE Media / E4
MOUNT PLEASANT SERIES TWO
Talia
Dewi HumphreysTiger Aspect / Sky One
INTERNS - TASTER TAPE2LE Media
LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC SERIESAvalon TV
MEETINGS BLOODY MEETINGSProduction Tree
THE ROYAL BODYGUARD
Sharon
Mark Bussell & Justin SbresniHat Trick / BBC One
MOCK THE WEEK SERIES 10Geraldine DowdAngst Productions / BBC2
SHOW & TELLAvalon
MOUNT PLEASANT
Talia
Dewi HumphreysTiger Aspect / Sky One
ROBERT'S WEB
Various
Objective / Channel 4
MOCK THE WEEK SERIES 9Geraldine DowdAngst Productions / BBC2
SALVATIONNational Film School
PETER KAY'S PHOENIX NIGHTS
Dawn
Peter KayGoonight Vienna / Channel Four
Radio
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
TIM KEY'S LATE NIGHT POETRY 2 EPISODES
Emerald / Carmella
BBC Radio 4
IN THE FAMILY
Gillian
Alison CrawfordBBC Radio 4
IT'S NOT WHAT YOU KNOW SERIES 2 EPISODE 1BBC Radio 4
Other
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
WHAT THE BUTLER SAW
Geraldine
Jeremy SamsTheatre Royal Bath
BLITHE SPIRIT
Edith
Jenny StephensBolton Octagon
THE WARP EXPERIENCEKen CampbellThe Drome
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Agent
Hannah Begbie
Assistant: Carly Peters
+44 (0) 20 3214 0985
About

Originally from Bolton, Diane is a trained actress and writer/performer.

Most recently Diane has completed filming the regular leading role of Nicola in ITV1’s new comedy series CABBAGE & PAT alongside Cherie Lunghi and Barbara Flynn, you’ll be able to see this on your screens from early September 2013.

Having started in stand-up in 2004 Diane enjoyed a successful solo career and now performs as one half of sketch group TWO EPISODES OF MASH. She and her performing partner Joe Wilkinson can currently be seen in the second series of BBC Three’s LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC. Diane & Joe have also created 2 successful series of TWO EPISODES OF MASH for BBC Radio 4.

Diane took part in Charlie Brooker’s 2012 roundup CHARLIE BROOKER'S 2012 WIPE as talking head Philomena Cunk and reprised this role in the regular series CHARLIE BROOKER'S WEEKLY WIPE which aired earlier this year.

"She managed to bring a bright spark of wit to the material, thanks to sharp writing and an endearing delivery" CHORTLE

"Diane Morgan has a nice line in dark story-telling" THE INDEPENDENT

 

Television
ProductionCompanyNotes
LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC
(2012)
Tinderbox Television / BBC38 x 30' episodes
Various characters with Joe Wilkinson as Two Episodes of Mash
MOCK THE WEEK SERIES 9 & 10Angst Productions / BBC2
ROBERT'S WEBObjective / Channel 4
Theatre
ProductionCompanyNotes
TWO EPISODES OF MASHPleasance, EdinburghWriter - performer with Joe Wilkinson
2008 & 2009
AMUSED MOOSE COMEDY HOT STARLETSPleasance, Edinburgh
Radio
ProductionCompanyNotes
TWO EPISODES OF MASH SERIES 2
(2012)
BBC Radio 44 x 30' episodes
Prod: Clair Wordsworth
TWO EPISODES OF MASH
(2011)
BBC Radio 24 x 30' episodes
Prod: Clair Wordsworth
OUT TO LUNCHAvalon / BBC Radio 2Dir: Shaun Parry
WHACK MY BUSH PODCAST (VARIOUS)Sketch show
TWO EPISODES OF MASHBBC Radio 2Writer - performer 1 x 30 pilot
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