Laura Solon Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Laura Solon Quick Info
Height 5 ft 7 in
Weight 59 kg
Month of Birth April 1979
Eye Color Hazel
Spouse Dan Purcy

Laura Solon is an English comedian, actress, and screenwriter whose work credits include the award-winning one-woman show, Kopfraper’s Syndrome: One Man and His Incredible Mind. She has also co-written Office Christmas Party (2016) starring Jennifer Aniston and the TV series Back to Life (2019-Present). She has more than 50k followers on Twitter.

Born Name

Laura Madalene Solon

Nick Name

Laura

English screenwriter, comedian, and actress Laura Solon
English screenwriter, comedian, and actress Laura Solon (Frederic Casella / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)

Age

Laura was born in April 1979.

Born Place

London, England, United Kingdom

Residence

Los Angeles, California, United States

Nationality

English

 

Education

Laura studied at Downe House School in Berkshire.

She attended Worcester College, Oxford where she won a scholarship to study English. She was a member of the comedy group The Oxford Revue whose famous alumni include Rowan Atkinson, Richard Curtis, and others.

Occupation

Screenwriter, Comedian, Actress

Family

  • Siblings – She has 1 brother and 2 sisters.

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 7 in or 170 cm

Weight

59 kg or 130 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Laura Solon has dated –

  1. Dan Purcy (2008-Present) – Laura is married to her longtime boyfriend Dan Purcy since 2008.
Writer of the 2016 film Office Christmas Party Laura Solon
Writer of the 2016 film Office Christmas Party Laura Solon (Laura Solon / Facebook)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Blonde

Eye Color

Hazel

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Sharp jawline

Laura Solon Favorite Things

  • Comedian – Josie Long
  • Comedy ShowsHuman Remains, Kath and Kim, We Are Klang
  • Comedic Act – Jeremy Lion (by Justin Edwards)
  • TV Show Grand Designs

Source – Edinburghfestival.list.co.uk, The Guardian

Winner of the 2005 Perrier Comedy Award Laura Solon
Winner of the 2005 Perrier Comedy Award Laura Solon (Telegraph.co.uk / Pinterest)

Laura Solon Facts

  1. She gained public attention after winning the 2005 Perrier Comedy Award (now known as Edinburgh Comedy Award) for her one-woman show, Kopfraper’s Syndrome: One Man and His Incredible Mind. Laura was the 2nd female solo performer to receive the prestigious award after Jenny Eclair’s win in 1995.
  2. Laura worked as a stand-up comedian briefly before finding her niche in character comedy.
  3. Her short film, Tooty’s Wedding (2010) which she co-wrote and appeared in with Ben Willbond was shown at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.
  4. Laura has appeared in comedy sketches with Harry Enfield, Marek Larwood, Morwenna Banks, and several others.

Featured Image by Frederic Casella / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0

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