Suzi Ruffell

Suzi Ruffell began her stand-up career at just twenty-three years old. After only eighteen months of performing all over the UK this bright young comic from Portsmouth was nominated for the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2011 and awarded second place in the Latitude Festival New Act Competition 2011. Her debut Edinburgh show in August 2012 saw her receive rave reviews and star in BBC3′s Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live.


Suzi’s innovative style capitivates audiences with her engrossing tales of social ineptitude, overbearing parents and stories of desperately trying to fit in.

Regarded as one of best up and coming acts on the circuit Suzi is in constant demand at clubs and theatres across Britain. She is fast establishing herself on the live circuit supporting Josh Widdicombe and Kevin Bridges on tour.

Outside the realms of stand-up Suzi is a talented actor and writer; one of her sitcoms was nominated for a 2012 BAFTA Roclidde New Writing Award and is currently in development with ITV. She has also written additional material for TV shows such as The Last Leg, Mock The Week and 8 Out Of 10 Cats.


‘A real stand-up gem’ – The Guardian

‘Suzi’s great. A lovely stage persona, hugely likable and definitely one to watch!’ – Time Out

‘… a true pro, strutting around the stage as if she owned it’ – Bruce Dessau

‘Ruffell represents a type of comic I would like to see more of; consistently open, intimate and hilarious’ – Oxford Times

‘This is what talent looks like before it hits big’ – London is Funny

‘… a winning style and spirit’ – Chortle