Hire Francesca Martinez
Francesca Martinez is an award winning wobbly* comedian; who has performed sell out shows in Edinburgh, the West End, Hollywood, Broadway and Davos. She has toured the world from South Africa to Singapore, Ireland to Australia, and Canada to Malaysia. Her UK tour of ‘What The **** Is Normal?!’ was nominated Best Show at Leicester Comedy Festival 2013.
Francesca Martinez TV & Radio
Francesca is a regular on TV and Radio, starring in Grange Hill, The News Quiz, The Frank Skinner Show, Extras, Russell Howard’s Good News and The Jonathan Ross Show. She is a regular guest on This Week and Newsnight, is developing a sitcom; and has just written her first book. ‘What The **** Is Normal?!’ was published in May 2014 by Random House.
Francesca Martinez is a hugely popular motivational and after dinner speaker. Nominated for ‘Motivator Of The Year 2005’ with Sir Bob Geldof. Francesca won the Public Affairs Achiever Of The Year Award 2013; and was nominated a Top Ten Game Changer in BBC 4’s Woman’s Hour Power List 2014. In June 2014 Francesca recorded a Tedx Houses of Parliament talk.
Francesca Martinez Guest Speaker
Using her award winning humour, Francesca has given many inspirational speeches in the UK and abroad. She talks about facing your fears and the profound power of positive thinking; gaining the right perspective and questioning society‘s values. Francesca shares insights into defying expectations, winning against the odds and overcoming physical and psychological barriers.
Learn With Francesca
Francesca Martinez truly believes that we all have to learn the same life lessons; and this means her speeches are universally powerful. She defines herself by what she can do and not by what she can’t do; this is what makes her a moving, uplifting and unforgettable speaker.
Motivation, Motivation, Motivation
Whether through stand up comedy, motivational speaking or after dinner speaking, Francesca communicates an inspiring message. Francesca Martinez has given many speeches to schools, colleges, companies, charities, celebrities, dinner guests; and as part of her role as a London 2012 Olympic Ambassador. She has spoken at events with Roy Keane and Irish PM, Bertie Aherne. Francesca loves audiences of any age; and with her comedy skills she is the perfect host to entertain, inspire and motivate.
* Francesca Martinez has mild cerebral palsy but she much prefers the word ‘wobbly’.