ยท Francesca performs a storming set on BBC3's 'RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS': http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYqcql8wSh0

Francesca launches WOW Petition in protest of the frightening government cuts which will target disabled people and their carers. 100,000 signatures needed... Please sign! http://wowpetition.com/

Francesca takes part in a debate on the legacy of the Paralympics hosted by Jon Snow live on Channel Four News. http://blogs.channel4.com/channel-4-news-live-blog

Francesca guests on Radio 4's 'THE NEWS QUIZ' hosted by Sandi Toksvig and featuring Jeremy Hardy, Susan Calman and Hugo Rifkind. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00zhqnp

Francesca appears on BBC3's 'FREE SPEECH', which is a live debate show. She is voted the most popular guest by the public. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01dbmwh/profiles/francesca-martinez

Francesca's article on welfare cuts and government hypocrisy appears in the Independent On Sunday. http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/commentators/

Francesca debates government cuts live on BBC2's 'Newsnight'. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A0HwIzZNOOw

Francesca investigates Disability Hate Crime and the Welfare cuts in ITV1's 'Tonight' documentary on 23rd August at 7.30pm. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChyeNJ4qLn4

Francesca kicks off a 50-date UK tour of her award-winning show, 'WHAT THE **** IS NORMAL?!' Check dates in the Live Dates section of this website!

Francesca does four shows at The Tricycle Theatre in London as part of her UK Tour. With Special Guests, Richard Herring, Robin Ince, Markus Birdman and Jen Brister. http://www.standard.co.uk/arts/comedy/francesca-martinez-tricycle--review-7830716.html

Francesca takes part two benefits at London's Hammersmith Apollo - 'Scope's Big Comedy Night' hosted by Ben Elton, and 'Laugh Or The Polar Bear Gets It' for Friends Of The Earth.

Francesca records a podcast with Richard Herring and Jonathan Ross at the Leceister Square Theatre. Click the link below and skip to 44.48 for her guest appearance... http://www.comedy.co.uk/podcasts/richard_herring_l

Francesca records an hour-long interview as part of Richard Herring's Leceister Square Theatre Podcasts: http://www.comedy.co.uk/podcasts/richard_herring_lst_podcast/episode_3_francesca_martinez/

Francesca makes a memorable appearance on top Irish chat-show, The Saturday Night Show! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XpOW98_Jbbg

Francesca sells out her Melbourne Comedy Festival run and receives five-star reviews: http://tinyurl.com/awdsaz4

Francesca guests on popular Australian day-time talk show 'THE CIRCLE'.

Francesca guests on ABC 1's hit TV talk show 'ADAM HILLS IN GORDON STREET TONIGHT': http://www.abc.net.au/tv/adamhillsIGST/stories/s34

Francesca completes a 50-date tour of Australia, and is nominated for Best Comedy at the Perth Fringe Award. http://www.comedybeastmagazine.com/francescamartinezmicf2012.html

Francesca makes a much talked about appearance on BBC1's THIS WEEK, debating the disability cuts with Andrew Neil and Michael Portillo. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duNk9Z33u7A

Francesca take part in Robin Ince's Christmas 'Godless' show at The Bloomsbury Theatre.


2012 Biography