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Njambi McGrath

Finalist Hatchet’s Future Bookshelf Writing Comp 2018

Finalist Laughing Horse 2015

Finalist International Delphic Comedy Oct 2017 Johannesburg

Since making her debut on the London circuit in 2010, Njambi has been hard at working establishing herself on the UK & International circuit. Originally from Kenya but now living in London, Njambi has become a familiar face on the circuit and at comedy festivals across the UK. Racking up an impressive 5 solo hour shows at the Edinburgh Festival her most recent ‘Breaking Black‘ was picked up by Next Up Comedy, Amazon & Apple and released as her debut comedy special.

Njambi is also becoming a familiar face on TV having appeared on STV during the Edinburgh Fringe, Sky & ITV News, French TV, Bloomberg Africa TV & even Nigerian TV, on top of that Njambi recently starred in the BBC’ New Year International Comedy Celebration which was aired on I-player and BBC World Service.

Njambi is also a prolific writer having written multiple articles for Huffpost, Glam Africa & I-News. She also has recently landed a publishing deal for her debut book Through The Leopards Gaze which is due to be released 2018/19.

“Important Voice” THE TIMES

“Compelling rarely heard perspective” FESTMAG

“Cutting edge confident comedian” FRINGEREVIEW

“A must see” THE SCOTSMAN

“Trail blazing” THE GUARDIAN

“Potentially major comedian” JOHN FLEMING

“Extraordinarily powerful” KATE COPSTICK

“Dark and refreshing’” BROADWAYBABY

“Engaging, stark and vivid” THREEWEEKS

★★★★ “The most unique show at the Edinburgh Festival” THE LIST

★★★★ “Harrowing confessional comedy” FEST

★★★★ “Sharp, edgy… an excellent comedian” THE MUMBLE