Casting Information

Playing age range 35-45
Height 5ft 3″ (160 cm)
Driving Licence Full UK Licence
Hair Colour Dark Brown
Eye Colour Brown
Build Medium

@NjambiMcgrath 

 

TV & Media
Top 5 Comedians To Watch – Fabulous Magazine
BBC’s New Year International Comedy Celebration – I player & BBC World Service
Edinburgh Festival – STV
6 O’Clock News (Guest) – ITV
Saturday Live – BBC Radio 4
Sky News – Regular Guest
BBC Radio 3 – Guest

 

Competitions & Awards
Finalist Hatchet’s Future Bookshelf Writing Comp 2018
Finalist Laughing Horse 2015
Finalist International Delphic Comedy Oct 2017 Johannesburg
Since making her debut on the London circuit in 2010, Njambi has been hard at working establishing herself on the UK & International circuit. Originally from Kenya but now living in London, Njambi has become a familiar face on the circuit and at comedy festivals across the UK. Racking up an impressive 5 solo hour shows at the Edinburgh Festival her most recent ‘Breaking Black‘ was picked up by Next Up Comedy, Amazon & Apple and released as her debut comedy special.
 
Njambi is also becoming a familiar face on TV having appeared on STV during the Edinburgh Fringe, Sky & ITV News, French TV, Bloomberg Africa TV & even Nigerian TV, on top of that Njambi recently starred in the BBC’ New Year International Comedy Celebration which was aired on I-player and BBC World Service.
Njambi is also a prolific writer having written multiple articles for Huffpost, Glam Africa & I-News. She also has recently landed a publishing deal for her debut book Through The Leopards Gaze which is due to be released 2018/19.
                                 Press & Quotes
“Important Voice” THE TIMES
“Compelling rarely heard perspective” FESTMAG
“Cutting edge confident comedian” FRINGEREVIEW
“A must see” THE SCOTSMAN
“Trail blazing” THE GUARDIAN
 “Potentially major comedian” JOHN FLEMING
 “Extraordinarily powerful” KATE COPSTICK
 “Dark and refreshing’” BROADWAYBABY
“Engaging, stark and vivid” THREEWEEKS
 
Entry in 32 funniest dad jokes THE TELEGRAPH 2017
Entry in 60 funniest one liners THE TELEGRAPH 2017
Entry to 50 funniest jokes THE SCOTSMAN 2017
★★★★ “The most unique show at the Edinburgh Festival” THE LIST
★★★★ “Harrowing confessional comedy” FEST
★★★★ “Sharp, edgy… an excellent comedian” THE MUMBLE