Anna appeared on Britain’t Got Talent and made it through to the last 200. She also won the Scottish Variety Awards for ‘Best New Comedian’ and Fosters’ Funny’s Funny Best New Act.
Anna Devitt: Scottish comedian, business tycoon, and amazing tea maker!
“She’s got great gauche!” – Henry Winkler, OBE
Anna is one of the most in-demand comedians on the Scottish Comedy Circuit. Her ability to mix anecdotes of relationships and past experiences with off-the-cuff remarks leaves the audiences laughing and desperate to hear what she has to say next. She is always fresh, playful, flirty and a joy to watch!
“Long career ahead!” – Shane Ritchie
Anna was introduced to the entertainment world at the age of 8. This was the first step in a very exciting journey which has included a successful acting career, multiple comedy contest wins, and an award-winning company. For the full story of how Anna went from being a little girl who liked to dress up into one of the most-loved comedians in Scotland, please check out the Biography and CV sections of the site. Some highlights include performances at Rockness, Henley, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Glasgow International Festival, and last but not least her appearance on Britain’s Got Talent where:
“I thought it was great, very funny” – David Walliams, BGT Judge.
To date, Anna has achieved:
- 5 Glasgow International Comedy Festival shows (two sell-outs)
- 5 STAR Edinburgh Fringe Show in 2011
- Top Ten Recommended at Henley Festival in 2011 AND 2012
- Winner of Fosters’ ‘Funny’s Funny’
- Semi-finalist of Funny Woman of the Year 2012
- Lee Mack All Star Cast Crown winner
- Scottish Variety Awards Best New Comedian 2013
- Was Peaches Nesbit in Rab C.Nesbitt, New Year Special 2014 on BBC 2.