Daisy May Cooper is an instantly recognisable face in British comedy and a talented writer and actor. In 2018, she won a BAFTA for Best Female Comedy Performance in the BBC Three series This Country.
Staring her acting career with one role as a young mother in ITV favourite Doc Martin, she worked as a cleaner with her brother and writing partner Charlie, with whom she write the hit series This Country. In 2019, she played Peggotty in The Personal History of David Copperfield and featured in Armando Iannucci’s HBO space comedy Avenue 5. She has also appeared with her father, Paul, on Celebrity Gogglebox and was a firm favourite in the tenth series of Taskmaster. She is also a regular team captain on Never Mind the Buzzcocks.
Daisy has featured on various comedy and entertainment programmes throughout her career, such as RuPaul’s Drag Race: UK vs the World, Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown. She recently wrote and starred in the BBC comedy-thriller series Am I Being Unreasonable?.