Zoe took her first steps on the comedy path after training as an actress at the Poor School in London. She went on to win the Funny Women competition in 2004 and her debut Edinburgh show was nominated for Best Newcomer, Edinburgh Comedy Awards. In 2008 she won Dave’s Funniest Joke of the Fringe award.
Zoe is a familiar face on TV with credits including The John Bishop Show (BBC1), Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow (BBC1), Dave’s One Night Stand (Dave), Pointless Celebrities (BBC1) and Don’t Sit In The Front Row (Sky Atlantic). She also regularly appears on The Wright Stuff (Channel 5) and Mock The Week (BBC2).
Zoe has performed internationally including Australia, New Zealand, the Far East, The Middle East and all over Europe. Zoe headlines comedy clubs across the UK and she is a regular visitor to the Edinburgh festival. Her 2014 Show at the Fringe " Mustard Cutter" received a bag load of four and five star reviews.
“Lyons has what it takes to delight any crowd” - The Guardian
“Zoe Lyons really cuts the mustard” - The Scotsman
“Confident and razor sharp” - Observer Magazine
“Quick fire observational gags delivered with utter conviction and unfailing professionalism” - Chortle