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 email@example.com
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Manchester Airport Awards
- The King of Beers, The Duke of Draught, The Prince of Pils, and multi award winning character creation, The Pub Landlord.
- Unquestionably, one of the funniest and most entertaining after dinner speakers in the country.
- Comedian and ventriloquist who, alongside her cheeky monkey sidekick 'Monk', has been headlining comedy venues across the UK for over 10 years.