Athena Kugblenu

Athena Kugblenu

Athena Kugblenu was a BBC New Comedian of the Year finalist in 2015,  and she made her Edinburgh Fringe debut in 2017 with KMT.

She is  regular co-host on The Guilty Feminist podcast and has written for Time Out and Stylist Magazine and in 2020 was the recipient of the Felix Dexter Bursary, which gave her six months experience working in BBC comedy.

She has appeared on Mock The Week and had her own Radio 4 series Athena’s Cancel Culture as well as appearing on other shows including The Museum of Curiosity and Loose Ends.

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Athena Kugblenu live comedy dates

Past Shows

Edinburgh Fringe 2016

Reality Check

Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Athena Kugblenu: KMT

Edinburgh Fringe 2018

Athena Kugblenu: Follow the Leader


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