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JODIE MITCHELL

Jodie Mitchell is a stand-up comedian, writer, actor, podcaster and Drag King. They’ve appeared on Comedy Central Live and Channel 4’s ‘Jokes Only A Lesbian Can Tell’ and wrote on season 3 of Netflix’s ‘Sex Education’.

 

They’re an Off Broadway Award winner for their work as macho alter-ego John Travulva with their drag king troupe ‘Pecs’, and co-founded the queer women, trans and non-binary comedy show ‘The LOL Word’, which currently has a residency at Soho Theatre.

 

Jodie co-hosts cult hit podcasts ‘Secret Dinosaur Cult’ and ‘The Drag King Cast’, has been a Funny Women Awards finalist and is currently working on several scripted projects that are in development with Tiger Aspect and Fudge Park.

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CREDITS

CREDITS 

TV

Comedy Central Live

Jokes Only A...

Newark, Newark

Sex Education
Scot Squad

Comedy Central

Channel 4

Gold

Netflix

BBC One Scotland

Writer/Performer

Writer/Performer

Youtuber

Additional Writing

Zoe Ferguson

2022

2022

2022

2021

2017

Film

Nails and Beauty

BFI Network Presents

Louisa (Lead)

 

2021

Radio / Podcasts

Secret Dinosaur Cult
The Drag King Cast

Transplaining

Thank F*ck For That
Front Row
Anthems Pride
Made of Human/Who Hurt You
Come As You Are
Evil Genius
A Gay and a Non-Gay
BBC Radio London
Reasons to be Cheerful
BBC New Comedy Awards

Podcast
Podcast

Podcast

Podcast
BBC Radio 4
Podcast
Podcast
Podcast
Podcast
Podcast
BBC Radio London
Podcast
BBC Radio 4 Extra

Co-Host
Co-Host

Guest

Guest
Guest
King' (self-written)
Guest
Guest
Guest
Guest
Guest
Guest 
Act

2018-Present
2020-Present

2022

2022
2021
2020
2017-2020
2020
2019
2019
2019
2018
2018

Live

The LOL Word 
Pecs Drag Kings
Sofie Hagen: Bumswing
Exceptional Promise - Project 2036
WANK - Heavy on the Breasts

The Improverts

Various
Various
Various
Bush Theatre

Edinburgh Fringe

Bedlam Theatre

Co-Founder
John Travulva
Tour Support
Self / Host

Writer / Performer

Performer / Director

2017-Present
2017 - Present

2019

2019

2017
2015-2017

MEDIA

VIDEOS

PRESS/AWARDS 

Press Quotes
Awards:

NOMINEE: VAULT FESTIVAL COMEDY BREAKTHROUGH AWARD 2023

SEMI FINALIST: LEICESTER SQUARE NEW COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR 2018

FINALIST: FUNNY WOMEN AWARDS 2017

Reviews for Becoming John Travulva:

★ ★ ★ ★.5  "A sublime showcase for Jodie's dynamic talent"

RGM

★ ★ ★ ★  "Mitchell skilfully weaves together drag, standup and an intriguing story about one weird day in this assured debut"

THE GUARDIAN

★ ★ ★ ★  "Mitchell has perfectly created this show and it has the audience in bits"

ENTERTAINMENT NOW

★ ★ ★ ★  "really bloody funny"

LIST

★ ★ ★ ★  "A joy to watch"

FEST

"Jodie has comedy talent that exceeds the boundaries of gender or sexuality, and it's a show that can be relished by anyone with any taste at all"

LMAONAISE

CONTACT

CONTACT

Manager: Bríd Kirby

brid@individualam.com

Live Work: Sojo McKenzie

sojo@individualam.com

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