Diane Morgan

Writer / Performer

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Diane Morgan

Photograph: ruth Crafer

Acting

Agent: Maureen Vincent (with Carly Peters)
Associate: Carly Peters

Originally from Bolton, Diane is a trained actress and writer/performer.

Diane is best known for her incarnation of talking head 'Philomena Cunk' on CHARLIE BROOKER'S WEEKLY WIPE and END OF YEAR REVIEW, the most recent series saw Philomena channelling Professor Brian Cox in her popular new segment of the show Moments of Wonder.

Other recent television credits include playing Tess in UTOPIA SERIES 2 and Annabel in THE MIMIC SERIES 2 both for Channel 4, the regular role of Nicola in ITV1’s CABBAGE & PAT and Gina in HIM & HER SERIES 3 for BBC3.

Having started in stand-up in 2004 Diane enjoyed a successful solo career and now performs as one half of sketch group TWO EPISODES OF MASH. She and her performing partner Joe Wilkinson have created 2 successful series of TWO EPISODES OF MASH for BBC Radio 4 and plan to record a 3rd series this Autumn. Diane also recently played guest roles in the latest series of TIM KEY'S LATE NIGHT POETRY for BBC Radio 4.

"She managed to bring a bright spark of wit to the material, thanks to sharp writing and an endearing delivery" CHORTLE

"Diane Morgan has a nice line in dark story-telling" THE INDEPENDENT

 

 

Film

Production / CharacterDirectorCompany

David Brent -­ Life On The Road

Briony

Ricky Gervais

LOTR Films Ltd

Me Before You

Sharon

Thea Sharrock

ALPHA PAPA

Woman In Crowd

Declan Lowney

Baby Cow

Television

Production / CharacterDirectorCompany

Motherland

Liz

Boom Cymru TV

Cunk on Shakespeare

Philomena Cunk

BBC

Rovers

Mandy - series regular

Craig Cash

Jelly Legs/ Sky One

Charlie Brooker's End of Year Wipe 2015

Philomena Cunk

House of Tomorrow/ BBC 2

Charlie Brooker's Election Wipe

Philomena Cunk

House of Tomorrow/ BBC Two

Uncle - Series 2

Suzan

Baby Cow/ BBC Three

CHARLIE BROOKER'S END OF THE YEAR REVIEW 2013

Philomena Cunk

BBC 2 / Zeppotron / Endemol UK

So Awkward

Mrs Lazarus

Totally Square Series Limited

THE MIMIC - SERIES 2

Annabel

Running Bare Pictures

CHARLIE BROOKER'S WEEKLY WIPE Series 2

Philomena Cunk

Andrew Chaplin / Lucy Forbes

Zeppotron / BBC 2

Three Kinds Of Stupid

Little Comet

UTOPIA SERIES 2

Tess

Marc Munden / MarkTrifunovic / Sam Donovan

Channel 4

LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC SERIES 3

Various

Tinderbox Television / BBC 3

PAT & CABBAGE

Nicola (Series Regular)

Syd Macartney

Red Productions/ ITV

LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC 8 x 30' Series 2

Various

Tinderbox Television / BBC3

CHARLIE BROOKER'S 2012 WIPE

Philomena Cunk

Andrew Chaplin / Lucy Forbes

Zeppotron / BBC2

HIM & HER SERIES 3

Gina

Richard Laxton

Big Talk/ BBC 3

THE WORK EXPERIENCE

Susan

Tom Forbes

2LE Media / E4

MOUNT PLEASANT SERIES TWO

Talia

Dewi Humphreys

Tiger Aspect / Sky One

INTERNS - taster tape

2LE Media

LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC Series

Avalon TV

MEETINGS BLOODY MEETINGS

Production Tree

THE ROYAL BODYGUARD

Sharon

Mark Bussell & Justin Sbresni

Hat Trick / BBC One

MOCK THE WEEK SERIES 10

Geraldine Dowd

Angst Productions / BBC2

SHOW & TELL

Avalon

MOUNT PLEASANT

Talia

Dewi Humphreys

Tiger Aspect / Sky One

ROBERT'S WEB

Various

Objective / Channel 4

MOCK THE WEEK SERIES 9

Geraldine Dowd

Angst Productions / BBC2

Salvation

National Film School

Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights

Dawn

Peter Kay

Goonight Vienna / Channel Four

Radio

Production / CharacterDirectorCompany

TIM KEY'S LATE NIGHT POETRY 2 Episodes

Emerald / Carmella

BBC Radio 4

In The Family

Gillian

Alison Crawford

BBC Radio 4

IT'S NOT WHAT YOU KNOW Series 2 Episode 1

BBC Radio 4

Other

Production / CharacterDirectorCompany

Blithe Spirit

Edith

Jenny Stephens

Bolton Octagon

The Warp Experience

Ken Campbell

The Drome

What The Butler Saw

Geraldine

Jeremy Sams

Theatre Royal Bath

Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Maureen Vincent (with Carly Peters)
Associate: Carly Peters

Originally from Bolton, Diane is a trained actress and writer/performer.

Most recently Diane has completed filming the regular leading role of Nicola in ITV1’s new comedy series CABBAGE & PAT alongside Cherie Lunghi and Barbara Flynn, you’ll be able to see this on your screens from early September 2013.

Having started in stand-up in 2004 Diane enjoyed a successful solo career and now performs as one half of sketch group TWO EPISODES OF MASH. She and her performing partner Joe Wilkinson can currently be seen in the second series of BBC Three’s LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC. Diane & Joe have also created 2 successful series of TWO EPISODES OF MASH for BBC Radio 4.

Diane took part in Charlie Brooker’s 2012 roundup CHARLIE BROOKER'S 2012 WIPE as talking head Philomena Cunk and reprised this role in the regular series CHARLIE BROOKER'S WEEKLY WIPE which aired earlier this year.

"She managed to bring a bright spark of wit to the material, thanks to sharp writing and an endearing delivery" CHORTLE

"Diane Morgan has a nice line in dark story-telling" THE INDEPENDENT

 

Television

ProductionCompanyNotes

Have I Got News For You

2015

Hat Trick/ BBC One

Drunk History

2015

Tiger Aspect/ Comedy Central

LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC

2012

Tinderbox Television / BBC3

8 x 30' episodes
Various characters with Joe Wilkinson as Two Episodes of Mash

MOCK THE WEEK SERIES 9 & 10

Angst Productions / BBC2

ROBERT'S WEB

Objective / Channel 4

Radio

ProductionCompanyNotes

Out To Lunch

Avalon / BBC Radio 2

Dir: Shaun Parry

The Comedy Club Interviews

2015

BBC Radio 4 Extra

Regular contributor

TWO EPISODES OF MASH

2011

BBC Radio 2

4 x 30' episodes
Prod: Clair Wordsworth

TWO EPISODES OF MASH Series 2

2012

BBC Radio 4

4 x 30' episodes
Prod: Clair Wordsworth

Whack My Bush Podcast (various)

Sketch show

TWO EPISODES OF MASH

BBC Radio 2

Writer - performer 1 x 30 pilot

Theatre

ProductionCompanyNotes

Two Episodes of Mash

Pleasance, Edinburgh

Writer - performer with Joe Wilkinson
2008 & 2009

Amused Moose Comedy Hot Starlets

Pleasance, Edinburgh

In Development

ProductionCompanyNotes

Why Is This Happening?

2015

Me & You Productions

Creator, writer, performer