The host for the Bett Awards ceremony on 24 January 2024 will be Lucy Porter
Lucy Porter is a well known face on TV from such shows as Live at the Apollo, Would I Lie to You and QI. She’s also a regular on BBC Radio 4 staples such as The News Quiz and the Now Show.
Lucy is highly in demand as a stand-up comedian. A veteran of the UK comedy circuit, she has performed 14 one-woman shows at the Edinburgh Festival and taken her comedy all over the world from Las Vegas to Cape Town.
Lucy has also written plays and sitcoms, including ‘In the Family Way’ and ‘The Fair Intellectual Club’ for BBC Radio 4.
Lucy is a keen amateur quizzer, having won Celebrity Mastermind and The Chase, and appeared on Impossible, 15 to 1, The Weakest Link and Pointless raising money for charities including Children in Need, the Loss Foundation and Carers UK. She also presents the successful quizzing podcast Fingers on Buzzers.
She has recently moved into the world of film and (along with Green Wing writers Fay Rusling and Oriane Messina) has a feature script (working title: Queen of Comedy) in development at leading British film company Warp X.