Sally was born in Hong Kong. Her father, Tim Phillips, was the Chairman of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, who host The Wimbledon Championship. She graduated from New College Oxford, where she read Italian, with a First Class Honours degree.
Listed in The Observer as one of the 50 funniest acts in British comedy (2003), she is instantly recognisable forces behind Channel 4’s award-winning comedy sketch show, Smack the Pony.
From I’m Alan Partridge to Hippies, Green Wing, Miranda, Parents and Veep, Sally has been a near-constant comic presence on British television.
She has also starred in three Bridget Jones films and The Decoy Bride, which she co-wrote.
Sally has played the eponymous character Claire in Radio 4’s award-winning sitcom, Clare in the Community, since 2004.
In 2016 she fronted a documentary A World Without Down’s Syndrome? (BBC2), exploring the ethical implications of our national screening policy. It was nominated for the Radio Times Readers Awards.
Sally’s intelligence, talent, and razor-sharp wit make her perfect for a range of corporate events. To book Sally please call a Prime Performers Booking Agent on 020 7251 8222 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sally was great on the night, got involved with the audience and made her content personalised to the company which is always a massive bonus!
Manchester Airport Awards
- Charmingly straight-talking, quick-witted comedian ideal for awards hosting and stand-up.
- Popular comedian and presenter and runner up up on I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here 2016.
- Sony and Writers Guild Award winning writer and comedian best known for his critically-acclaimed BBC Radio 4 show Mark Steel’s In Town.