Mae Martin began writing and performing comedy at the tender age of 13. She has been nominated for two Canadian Comedy Awards and, since moving to the UK, has played at festivals and clubs across the country. She has been a finalist in the Musical Comedy Awards and the Hackney New Variety Act of the Year awards. This year she won 'Best International Performer' at the Brighton Fringe and received stellar reviews at Edinburgh. She recently appeared on Russell Howard’s Good News, BBC Radio 4′s 'Fresh From the Fringe', and BBC 3′s Comedy Marathon.