Kiri Pritchard-McLean
Kiri Pritchard-McLean

Kiri Pritchard-McLean

  • 35 years-old
  • Welsh
  • Actor, writer and stand-up comedian

Known for: Gein's Family Giftshop Present... (Writer), Newsjack (Host / Presenter)

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Fringe 2022: Our pick of the 20 must-see comedy shows

This year promises an festival like no other. Here are the shows not to miss.

Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard, 4th July 2022

Is comedy the last hiding place for predators?

Anotonia Hoyle investigates Kathryn Roberts, the female stand-up raped by a fellow comic and groping stage comperes.

Anotonia Hoyle, Daily Mail, 15th June 2022

Edinburgh 2022: Pick of the Programme- Comedy

With over 3000 shows now onsale for the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, trying to narrow down what to see can be a bit of a task. BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue has selected her top ten picks across the festival programme to highlight the shows you really don't want to miss this year!

Natalie O'Donoghue, Broadway World, 10th June 2022

Pleasance announces a new batch of Fringe 2022 shows

Tim Vine, Nick Mohammed, Nick Helm and Jayde Adams are among the comics to have announced new Edinburgh Fringe shows today.

Chortle, 3rd May 2022

Radio 4 orders Jen Brister, Josie Long and Kiri Pritchard-McLean shows

Radio 4 has commissioned stand-up specials from Jen Brister and Josie Long, a medicine-based panel show fronted by Kiri Pritchard-McLean and a train-based interview series from Alexei Sayle.

British Comedy Guide, 3rd May 2022

Kiri Pritchard-McLean releases show download for mental health charity

Kiri Pritchard-McLean has released her recent show, Empathy Pains, as an HD download in aid of a men's mental health charity.

British Comedy Guide, 31st March 2022

Kiri Pritchard-McLean: Home Truths review

The stand-up reflects on returning to her native Wales in a show that lacks the purposefulness of her earlier campaigning routines.

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 21st March 2022

Monkey Barrel announces its 2022 Edinburgh Fringe programme

This year will be the venue's biggest festival yet, with more than 70 acts across eight rooms, including former free venues The Hive and Carnivore coming into the fold.

Chortle, 18th March 2022

Chortle Awards 2022 shortlist revealed

The nominees have been announced for the Chortle Awards 2022, with Bob Mortimer, Liz Kingsman and Adam Rowe leading the shortlists, with two nominations apiece.

British Comedy Guide, 8th March 2022

Kiri Pritchard-McLean: Home Truths review

With much soul-baring this acclaimed Welsh comic embraces her identity while taking down deserved targets.

Jay Richardson, The List, 7th March 2022

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