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Born Lippy: A guide to life as a woman
Long established as one of the UK’s best comics, Jo Brand has numerous TV appearances, acting and writing credits to her name. She was the star and writer of Getting On, the BBC’s BAFTA award winning series set on a hospital’s geriatric ward, which was partly inspired by her earlier career in nursing. She also co-wrote and starred in two series of the sitcom Damned for Channel 4. Jo’s other television credits also includes Jo Brand’s Hot Potatoes and the award-winning Through the Cakehole (Channel 4). Not to mention appearances on QI, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Live At The Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Have I Got News For You and Would I Lie To You. Jo has also written several highly acclaimed best-selling books. Her novel The More You Ignore Me has just been made into a feature film starring Sheridan Smith and has just been released. Jo Brand will publish her hilarious, highly useful guide to being female Born Lippy in October 2018.