Natasha Hodgson is an actor, writer and singer from Warrington, of all places.
She’s one fifth of the multi-award winning dark comedy troupe Kill The Beast, whose credits include sell-out national tours, BBC Radio 3, as well as a Stage Edinburgh Award 2016, the Manchester Studio Theatre Award 2015 and the Peter Brook Fringe Award 2016. In 2018 they launched their first scripted podcast, Eglantine Whitechapel: Supernatural Detective which you can listen to here. It was subsequently announced that they have been commissioned to be one of the launch projects in Fremantle’s Storyglass podcast start-up.
Natasha’s TV writing credits include the BAFTA award-winning Amazing World Of Gumball and Bravest Warriors, created by Adventuretime’s Pendelton Ward.
Her other credits include appearances on Newsjack Unplugged and Front Row (BBC Radio 4).
She also travels the country as part of glam-rock band Felix Hagan And The Family, recently supporting punk-folk star Frank Turner on a UK tour. Their debut album was released in November 2017, and reached top 5 in the iTunes Rock Chart.
Praise for Kill the Beast:
“Electric genius” The Stage
“Incredibly, unbelievably funny” The List
“Masters of comedy horror” Time Out
“Hodgson absolutely shines, with a strangely affecting performance that reminds you how, despite brilliant joke after brilliant joke, this company still keep one foot this side of the Theatre Fence” Exeunt