Mae Martin’s Feel Good wins Award

Mae Martin’s Channel 4 show Feel Good, starring the comedian and actor Charlotte Ritchie was named best comedy series at the Edinburgh TV Awards. Mae tweeted: “Wowowow! Thank you so much  @EdinburghTVFest and thank you to  @ObjectiveMediaG and a million others.  @Charitchie Joe Hampson”

Feel Good charts Mae’s character’s experiences as she balances attending Narcotics Anonymouse with a new relationship withthe repressed, middle-class George, played by Charlotte Ritchie. The judging panel said of the semi-autobiographical show that: “The writing is very strong, it’s funny but also respected and respectful.”

The impressive cast also features Lisa Kudrow, Sophie Thompson and Phil Burgers.

Stewart Clarke, the Edinburgh TV Festival’s creative director said: “In a very challenging year it has been great to take a moment to celebrate amazing work and the amazing people in our industry. 

“It is testament to the tenacity and innovation of producers, channels, streamers, freelancers and a host of others, that there was such a formidable list of nominees and brilliant group of winners.”

Share this post

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email

You might also like

From the Funny Women Team

COMEDIANS INDOORS GETTING CREATIVE: PART 31

We are back for Lockdown 2 sharing what online projects comedians are getting up to. Lockdown is a difficult time for everyone, but for comedians it means loss of income and opportunities to try out material and build audiences. Support your favourite funny women by buying them a Ko-fi, sharing links to their work and following them on their social media. Here is what we have spotted this week!

Read More »

Reappraise, reexamine, pivot.

Every month we will be inviting our readers to pitch us articles on a theme revealed in our regular newsletter. This month’s theme is ‘resilience’ and Louise Leigh’s pitch caught our eye. Here Louise shares how her sons taught her a thing or two about what resilience means…

Read More »

Search