Sophie Willan

Sophie Willan Wins Bafta

Comedian Sophie Willan has won a Bafta for Best Writer: Comedy for her new comedy Alma's Not Normal.

Only a pilot has been broadcast so far, but. a series has just been filmed and will hopefully be broadcast on BBC Two later this year.

The other nominees were Charlie Brooker for his Antiviral Wrap, Charlie and Daisy May Cooper for This Country and the team behind hit BBC sitcom Ghosts.

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Further Cast Announced For Alma’s Not Normal

Filming began in Bolton at the end of April on BBC Two’s Alma’s Not Normal. The comedy series is about Boltonian wild-child, Alma Nuthall (Sophie Willan) and her family of eccentric, unruly women.

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Bafta Nominee Sophie Willan Shoots Alma's Not Normal Series

It's been a good week for comedian Sophie Willan. She has been shooting a full series following the successful pilot of sitcom Alma's Not Normal and today she has received a Bafta Award nomination for writing the pilot.

Created, written by, starring and Executive Produced by Sophie Willan, inaugural winner of the BBC’s Caroline Aherne Bursary Award in 2018, Alma’s Not Normal centres on Boltonian wild-child, Alma Nuthall and her family of eccentric, unruly women.

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News: Sophie Willan Returns For Celebrity Circle Voiceover

Comedian Sophie Willan returns to do the voiceover for The Circle which comes back with The Celebrity Circle for Stand Up To Cancer on Tuesday 9 March on Channel 4.

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News: C4 Announces The Circle Series Three And Celebrity Circle For Stand Up To Cancer

Channel 4 has recommissioned award-winning The Circle for a third series alongside an additional celebrity series, The Celebrity Circle, as part of the Stand Up To Cancer campaign.  

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News: BBC Series for Sophie Willan Sitcom Alma's Not Normal

Following a successful pilot watched by over a million viewers the sitcom Alma’s Not Normal is set to return to BBC Two for a full series.

Created, written by, starring and Executive Produced by Sophie Willan, inaugural winner of the BBC’s Caroline Aherne Bursary Award in 2018, Alma’s Not Normal centres on Boltonian wild-child, Alma Nuthall and her family of eccentric, unruly women.

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TV: Alma's Not Normal, BBC Two

Comedian Sophie Willan has been one of stand-up's most distinctive voices in recent years. Honest, outspoken and frank about her life, she has now has drawn on her history to write this one-off pilot. If the BBC does not commission a series it must need its head examined.

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Interview: Sophie Willan On Her New BBC Comedy Alma's Not Normal

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News: BBC2 Pilot For Sophie Willan

Alma’s Not Normal is a 30-minute New on Two comedy pilot for BBC Two made by Expectation written by and starring Sophie Willan, who won the BBC’s inaugural Caroline Aherne Bursary Award in 2018.

Set in her home town of Bolton, Sophie draws on her own unusual life experiences for Alma's Not Normal, offering a truly authentic comic voice to the pilot. It follows Boltonian wild-child, Alma Nuthall and her family of eccentric, unruly women.

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News: Sophie Willan Lends Voice To C4's The Circle

Comedian Sophie Willan will be doing the voiceover for The Circle, Channel 4's new reality show for the social media age, presented by Alice Levine and Maya Jama.

The Circle’s players will all move into the same building but live in completely separate apartments. Living just inches away from each other, they can't see or hear one another and will never meet their competitors face to face while playing the game.

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