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Jess excited to be on The Imitation Game

Brand new panel show, The Imitation Game, kicked off its first episode on the 2nd of September. Each week the two teams compete in a series of challenges set by host Alexander Armstrong. Led by opposing captains Rory Bremner and Debra Stephenson, the teams attempt to re-enact movie scenes, put words in celebrities mouths and sing some surprising music covers in order to score points and win at the end of each show   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nh-0EiZmYME   In episode...

Series 2 of Bat Pat in recording

Jess is excited to announce that the first series (26 episodes) of Bat Pat can now be seen on Netflix. The first series has been a hit and was released in 2015. Robinson is now recording the voices for the second series of Bat Pat! Bat Pat is an animated cartoon series which is based off the Italian children book series also called Bat Pat. A curious and talkative bat finds spooky fun on the streets...

Here Come The Girls – Success and a 5-Star Review!

Jess returned from her Here Come The Girls tour at the end of April! The tour was a major success and was all about jess channelling her inner celebrities to navigate her way through life's highs and lows. Jess performed old favourites,  new impressions, dead celebrities and new divas that had never been heard before! Robinson ensured there was something for everyone on this tour from ages  9 to 90. With impressions of Nicki...

Spring Tour 2019!

Jess is excited to announce that she is going on tour in Spring with her show – NO FILTER! The tour will be kicking off in Leicester on the 20th of February and closing in Bromsgrove on the 17th of May. The show is all about Jess being more open and honest and it is a “feel good celebratory show”  Observer. Perfect for a night out with friends or a fun date night.  Jess...

Agendum

Jess is excited to be a featured voice in Agendum which is a new sarcastic series featured on BBC Radio 4.  The series is written by the talented Jason Hazeley and Joel Morris, who has written content for Have I Got News For You, the Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups and the Philomena Cunk mockumentaries. There is a full cast of voices that are presented in this including Carrie Quinlan, Justin Edwards, Melanie Hudson, Jess Robinson,...

Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018

Fringe favourite Jess Robinson just finished her return to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018 with absolutely - NO FILTER. The show was about Jess being more open and honest, and it was honestly hysterical! Returning for the fifth time to Edinburgh's Festival Fringe, Jess performed and received standing ovations at George Square Assembly Gardens. Jess took on her largest venue yet and played to thousands of fans over the course of the festival. This year saw Jess add...

BBC World Service Interview

Hear Jess in a candid interview here on BBC World Service's hit show 'Outlook'. Impersonating the world's greatest singers Jess Robinson from London makes her living by impersonating famous people - celebrities on television shows and even big music stars. She does both their speaking - and more importantly - their singing voices. She describes herself as a vocal gymnast. Matthew Bannister asked what that meant. Click here to catch up...

Shane The Chef

Jess is excited to be voicing numerous characters in BRAND NEW animation for Channel 5's Milshake! Shane The Chef. Shane, an ambitious, energetic chef and his young daughter Izzy run a restaurant in the town of Munchington. Every day is a recipe for adventure for Shane and Izzy and each episode will focus on his high energy exploits and passion for food – whether it’s trying to build the biggest baguette for the world record,...

Jess Opens Tour

Jess is very excited to be opening her first UK tour this week. Opening in Brighton on March 3rd and closing in Glasgow on 30th April, Jess (and her wonderful tour manager Nicky) are traveling the length and breadth of England, Scotland and Wales - bringing her inclusive, feel good show to a city near you...

ON Magazine – Interview Q&A

One of Britain’s Got Talent‘s break-out stars from 2017, Jess Robinson  is embarking on her debut UK tour in 2018. The show, ‘Here Come The Girls’, features spot on celebrity impressions and stunning vocal gymnastics. Expect some old favourites, fresh impressions, duets with dead celebs and divas as you’re never heard them before. Whether your cup of tea is watching Shirley Bassey belt or if you want to see Jess strut her stuff with Nicki Minaj, there’ll...

3rd Curious Collaboration – Nicky Minaj and Julie Andrews Get Dirty Together

Jess has produced the third episode of her web series - Curious Collaborations. Conceived, directed and edited by the brilliant Chris Lincé. The six musical comedy episodes, written by Jess Robinson and musical collaborator –  composer Alex Silverman, are a series of unlikely duets by curious pairing of artistes… [embed]https://youtu.be/EIaBsLwot1I[/embed]...

Sky One with Alistair McGowan

Redubbing news clips for Sky One  Jess is joining Alistair McGowan as he returns to TV with a new impressions show. The programme, provisionally titled Re-Dub!, will feature a team of new and established impressionists who will re-voice topical clips to give them a comic twist. Ten half-hour episodes have been commissioned from Avalon Television, for broadcast on Sky One  later this year Executive producer Richard Allen-Turner said: ‘We are delighted to be working with Sky on Re-Dub!,...

The Comedians Comedian Podcast – Interview

Comedian Stuart Goldsmith interviews 'the funniest people in the world' and asks them in depth about how they do it. He's spoken with over 200 people including Jimmy Carr, Russell Brand, Stewart Lee and Russell Howard...

Curious Collaboration – Episode 2

Little Drummer Boy like you've never heard it before Nicki Minaj joins Billie Holiday for a festive rendition of The Little Drummer Boy. Whether Billie likes it or not. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZN_1OCyjLXs[/embed] Written by Jess Robinson and Alex Silverman Directed and edited by Chris Lincé Music and arrangement by Alex Silverman Orchestrated and produced by Laurence Owen Vocals recorded at Knight Time Studios by Jim Knight Performance double: Gemma Smith Make up: Leanne White Styling: Brittany Taylor Production assistant: Natasha Snaith Thanks to The Cockpit, Marylebone _____________________________________________________________ 'The Little...

Curious Collaborations – Episode 1

Kate Bush sings a love song to Lady Gaga – and the admiration is mutual. Jess Robinson mashes up the two musical icons' styles – based on their hits Wuthering Heights and Bad Romance – in the two-minute clip. The first in a series of six musical 'curious collaborations' [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jaFpC9K-gwA[/embed] Performed and produced by Jess Robinson Directed and edited by Chris Lincé Music and arrangement by Alex Silverman Orchestrated and produced by Laurence Owen Vocals recorded at Knight Time Studios by Jim Knight Make up:...

UK TOUR 2018 NOW ON SALE

Jess Robinson: Here Come The Girls “It’s like a mega-concert with all your favourite stars.”  ITV Join multi-award winner and one of 2017’s Britain’s Got Talent semi finalists and stand out stars - Jess Robinson when she embarks on her debut UK tour in 2018. The show features spot on celebrity impressions and stunning vocal gymnastics. Following four highly acclaimed sell-out years at The Edinburgh Festival, the tour takes in 28 dates starting at Glasgow’s Oran Mor on 1st March...

Jess returns to CBBC panel show The Dog Ate My Homework

Jess is set to return in series 5 of CBBC's HIT show 'The Dog Ate My Homework', hosted by fellow comedian Iain Stirling. The show features two teams, both with two celebrities (usually a CBBC star and comedian) and a child. The teams face a mischievous mix of tongue-in-cheek comedy, off-the-wall questions and slapstick challenges in this school-based panel show and the winning team get a gold star. Stirling can take, or give, gold stars as...

ITV orders the impressions series The Imitation Game

ITV has ordered 7 episodes of The Imitation Game, a comedy show based around impressions Alexander Armstrong hosts, with Rory Bremner, Debra Stephenson, Jess Robinson and Luke Kempner ITV has ordered a series of The Imitation Game, a new comedy show based around impressions. The broadcaster has ordered 7 episodes following on from a successful pilot, which was recorded in July. Hosted by Alexander Armstrong, the format sees impressionists Rory Bremner, Debra Stephenson, Jess Robinson and...