- Category : 1967-births
- Type : ME
- Profile : 1/4 - Investigating / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Planning 2
English actress, writer and television presenter.
Kennedy presented the last series of The Real Holiday Show on Channel 4 in 2000. She has since made appearances in TV comedies Goodness Gracious Me, This Morning With Richard Not Judy (with Lee and Herring), Jonathan Creek alongside Alan Davies and Caroline Quentin, People Like Us (with Chris Langham) and hit BBC comedy The Smoking Room, along with appearing in several of The Mark Steel Lectures, as well as in several plays and radio shows.
Kennedy has written for radio, television and the theatre. Her first book, How To Bring Up Your Parents, loosely based on her blog, came out in August 2007. Her second book, The Tent, The Bucket and Me, recounting her childhood camping experiences, was published in April 2009. This was adapted by Kennedy as writer of the six-part BBC TV series The Kennedys, first broadcast on 2 October 2015.
Kennedy has also written children's books.
Kennedy is a lesbian. She had a relationship with comedian and actress Sue Perkins for five years. On 14 January 2014 Kennedy announced her engagement to girlfriend Georgie Gibbon on Twitter. They were married on 26 July 2015.