|Maisie Adam Quick Info
|5 ft 9 in
|Date of Birth
|January 24, 1994
Maisie Adam is an English stand-up comedian, writer, and actor who won the national contest So You Think You’re Funny for new stand-up acts at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2017. She has also been a part of various shows such as The Chase, The Stand-Up Sketch Show, Urban Myths, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Would I Lie To You?, Richard Osman’s House of Games, Mock the Week, QI, Have I Got News for You, The Last Leg, and Roast Battle.
Pannal, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Brighton, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Maisie Adam studied at St Aidan’s Church of England High School, a mixed Church of England secondary school and sixth form with academy status located in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. She was the Head Girl.
She later attended the East 15 Acting School in Southend on Sea and studied Acting. In 2016, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Acting & Community Theatre. She has also trained with the National Youth Theatre.
Stand-up Comedian, Writer, Actor
- Father – Phillip Adam
- Mother – Jill Adam (Used to work for Leeds Beckett University and is the founder and executive director of the Louder Than Words Festival in Manchester)
- Siblings – Daniel Adam (Younger Brother)
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
60 kg or 132 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Maisie Adam has dated –
- Mike Dobinson – She has been in a relationship with Mike Dobinson and the couple got engaged in 2021.
Race / Ethnicity
Maisie Adam Facts
- She spent her childhood years growing up in Pannal, North Yorkshire.
- She was diagnosed with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy when she was 14 years old.
- Initially, Maisie Adam wanted to pursue a career in acting and writing.
- In 2015, she won a Laurence Marks sitcom-writing mentorship.
- Her first full-length Edinburgh solo show Vague was nominated for the “Best Newcomer Award” at the 2018 Edinburgh Comedy Awards.
- Maisie Adam won the Amused Moose National New Comic Award in 2018.
- She portrayed the character of Siouxsie Sioux (an English singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer) in an episode titled The Sex Pistols Vs. Bill Grundy of the biographical comedy-drama television series Urban Myths in 2018.
- In February 2019, she appeared on The Stand-Up Sketch Show.
- Along with fellow comedian Tom Lucy, Maisie Adam started hosting the podcast That’s a First! in December 2019.
- During the COVID-19 lockdown, she had her hair cut to The Chelsea (a fringed bob from the front yet from the back it is an undercut).
- Maisie Adam is a Leeds United fan and has also played for a football team in Brighton.
Featured Image by Maisie Adam / Instagram