Sophie Duker - Bio, Net Worth, Husband, Age, Birthday, Shows, Career
Sophie Duker is a British stand-up comedian, writer, and producer known for her many television appearances including "Frankie Boyle's New World Order", "Mock the Week" and others. She had her first stand-up show titled "Diet Woke" in 2018. In 2021, she earned the title of Best Comedy Writer at the Funny Women Awards.
Recently, on Frankie Boyle's show, she joked about killing white people that it sparked an Ofcom frenzy - with 1,300 complaints, which were duly dismissed.
Besides, she is active on social media sites with over 20k followers on her verified Instagram account: @sophiedukebox, and over 25k followers on her Twitter account: @sophiedukebox.
What is Sophie Duker Famous for?
- Famous as a stand-up comedian and writer.
Where is Sophie Duker From?
Sophie Duker was born on January 26, 1990, in London, United Kingdom. Her birth name is Sophie Duker. Her nationality is British. Sophie belongs to the African-American ethnicity while Aquarius is her zodiac sign.
Born to first-generation immigrants from West Africa to a mother from Cameroon and a father from Ghana, Sophie was raised in the city of dreams where she studied French and English at Wadham College, Oxford. She joined the Oxford Imps in her first year at university and later became an alumna of the Pleasance Comedy Reserve.
Sophie Duker's Career Highlights
- Sophie Duker started her career initially as a stand-up comedian.
- She was even shortlisted for the Funny Women award in 2015.
- She founded and hosted the "Manic Pixie Dream Girls".
- She has also written for the Huffington Post.
- She worked as an assistant producer for the British comedy television program, "Frankie Boyle's New World Order".
- She has also worked as a researcher for "8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown".
- In 2017, Duker appeared in a Turtle Canyon short entitled "The Dates".
- She set up the comedy night, "Wacky Racists" in 2018.
- In December 2019, Soho Theatre hosted a seasonal Christmas "Wacky Racists" special.
- She co-starred in the pilot for a hidden camera sketch show on Channel 4 called "Riot Girls" in 2018.
- She had her first stand-up show titled "Diet Woke" in 2018.
- In 2021, she was hired by Rumpus Media to co-present a new female-led topical panel show on Comedy Central called "Yesterday, Today and The Day Before".
- Her first gig after a lockdown was a fundraiser for "Reclaim These Streets".
- IN 2022, she appeared as one of the contestants on the comedy panel game show, "Taskmaster".
- She also appeared in the celebrity show, "Celebrity Mastermind" in 2022.
Who is Sophie Duker Dating?
Sophie Duker seems to be single at the moment. She has kept her relationship to be quite secret as there's been no information about her personal life at all.
Sophie Duker's Net Worth
Sophie Duker has quite good earnings from her career as a comedian and writer. Having her career started with her first stand-up show titled "Diet Woke" in 2018, she has managed to come a long way up even earning the title of Best Comedy Writer in the Funny Women Awards in 2021.
With her stand-up comedy shows and her work as a writer, she has earned quite a fortune which is estimated to be around $1.2 million.
Sophie Duker's Height
Sophie Duker is a gorgeous lady in her late 30s. Stands tall with a height of 6ft. with her body weighing around 70kg, she has a strong body build physique. She has a dark face complexion with her black hair and brown eyes.
Trivias About Sophie Duker You Need To Know.
- Her parents are immigrants from South Africa.
- In 2015, she was shortlisted for the Funny Women award.
- She has written for the Huffington Post.
- She was active in the entertainment industry since 2015.
- Her first gig after lockdown was a fundraiser for Reclaim These Streets.