Actor - Writer - Comedian
Nikola is a multi-award winning comedy writer and performer
“Highly skilled, tight-as-a drum set” - Chortle
“Nikola McMurtrie is amazing!” - Next Up Comedy
“Effortlessly slips in well thought-out quips” - Funny Women
From the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, Nikola is a Scottish actor/writer who specialises in comedy. She regularly gigs on the london comedy circuit performing musical comedy and alternative character comedy.
Her comedy accolades include:
WINNER - Funny Women Awards (Comedy shorts) 2020
WINNER - British Comedy Guide Video Contest 2021
WINNER - Fulwell 73 video Competition 2021
WINNER - Lit Laughs Film Festival 2022
WINNER - Greenwich Film Festival "Best Comedy" 2023
FINALIST - Funny Women Awards (Stage Award) 2023
FINALIST - Musical Comedy Awards 2022 and 2023
FINALIST - Rising Star Comedy Awards 2022
SEMI- FINALIST - LST Sketch Off 2023
Nikola's comedy films have been screened at several film festivals including London Super Short film festival, Women X film festival, ShortCom Film festival, Greenwich Film Festival and Lit Laughs Film Festival.
Live at the Musical Comedy Awards 2023:
She is currently working with BBC Scotland for a series of online comedy sketches.