For more than a decade Jo Enright has worked with many of the UK’s leading comedy writers and directors. Appearing alongside Peter Kay in Phoenix Nights, with Steve Coogan in I’m Alan Partridge and playing the female lead Sue, in Life’s Too Short, directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant. Jo has recently received rave reviews for the part of Angela in three series of ITV’s The Job Lot.
Alongside acting Jo is also a highly acclaimed stand up comedienne. Jo has appeared on many TV shows and toured all over the world performing her stand up. Her comedy awards include the 2002 Chortle Award for ‘The Best Female Circuit Comic’ and the 2001 ‘Best Female on the Jongleurs Comedy Circuit’ award.
Jo has just finished co-writing a commissioned script for Channel 4 and Babycow Productions.
"One of Britain’s best character actresses."
The Independent (Grace Dent)
“Jo Enright is one of the most naturally gifted comic talents I’ve ever seen. I’d put her in the same league as Julie Walters.”