Jo Brand


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Jo Brand was born on July 23, 1957 in London, England as Josephine Grace Brand. She is a writer and actress, known for Getting On (2009), The More You Ignore Me (2018) and Damned (2016). She has been married to Bernie Bourke since December 19, 1997. They have two children. See full bio »

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Getting On Writer
(2009-2012)
Damned Writer
(2016-2018)
Horrid Henry: The Movie Demon Dinner Lady
(2011)

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  The Radleys (screenplay by) (pre-production)
  Damned (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2018) (created by - 10 episodes, 2016 - 2018) (written by - 6 episodes, 2016)
- Episode #2.6 (2018)
- Episode #2.5 (2018)
- Episode #2.4 (2018) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.3 (2018) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.2 (2018) ... (creator)
 2016 Going Forward (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (writer)
  Getting On (TV Series) (based on the BBC television series created by - 12 episodes, 2014 - 2015) (creator: the BBC television series - 6 episodes, 2013)
- Reduced to Eating Boiled Magazines and Book Paste (2015) ... (based on the BBC television series created by)
- Please Partake of a Memorial Orange (2015) ... (based on the BBC television series created by)
- Am I Still Me? (2015) ... (based on the BBC television series created by)
- No, I Don't Want a Fucking Smiley Face (2015) ... (based on the BBC television series created by)
- Don't Let It Get in You or On You (2015) ... (based on the BBC television series created by)
 2014 Playhouse Presents (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Damned (2014) ... (writer)
  Getting On (TV Series) (writer - 12 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (written by - 3 episodes, 2009)
- Episode #3.6 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.5 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.4 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.3 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.2 (2012) ... (writer)
 2010 Little Crackers (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Jo Brand's Little Cracker: Goodbye Fluff (2010) ... (written by)
 2007 Introducing the Dwights (writer: additional stand-up comedy material)
 1997 Like It or Lump It (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1997) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... (written by)
 1996 Jo Brand: A Big Slice of Jo Brand (Video documentary)
 1996 The Sherman Plays (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Mental (1996) ... (play)
  Jo Brand Through the Cakehole (TV Series documentary) (4 episodes, 1993 - 1996) (written by - 2 episodes, 1994)
- Violence (1996)
- Episode #1.6 (1994) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.5 (1994) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (1994)
 1990 One on Two (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1988 Spitting Image (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.5 (1988) ... (written by)
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Show Show Self (216 credits)
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Other Works:

Appeared in Boyzone's music video for "When The Going Gets Tough", the official single of Comic Relief 1999. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

There's this test, The Becks Depression Inventory. So my colleague comes in and says "Give the new Patient the BDI", so I went in there and went [strange stare]. See more »

Trivia:

Before turning to comedy she was an RMN: Registered Mental Health Nurse. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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