Originally from Paris, Celya AB is a fast-rising, multi award winning writer-performer, with a magnetic stage presence and brilliantly crafted material.
In 2019, Celya won the Birmingham Breaking Talent Award (Birmingham Comedy Festival) and was a finalist of the 2019 Funny Women Awards. More recently, she reached the final of the BBC New Comedy Award 2021 on BBC1 and won the prestigious Chortle Award for Best Newcomer 2022. Her TV appearances include a guest correspondent spot on Yesterday, Today and The Day Before (Comedy Central), a stand up set on Festival of Funny Live (BBC) and her BBC final. She’s also a regular guest on The Guilty Feminist and Global Pillage. She is a regular writer for BBC Radio’s The News Quiz and Comedy Central’s Guessable.
“sharp and annoyingly observant gags.”
“Great jokes, a strong comic. Both classy and funny. A thoroughly engaging presence and very promising writer who knows her place in the world. A fine talent. Strong stuff.”