Heat 3 Winner: Gerardine Coyne

gerardine3Heat 3 of Sketch Club’s “Best New Sketch Act 2013” was won by Gerardine Coyne – a versatile young actress, writer and comedian who is also one half of duo The Aspidistras.

She says that one day she hopes to play Hamlet, but in Heat 3 she impressed the judges with her character Kelly – a dippy student who is keeping a college blog. Check out Kelly’s blog on YouTube (see below) or visit Gerardine’s Facebook page here

Gerardine narrowly beat sketch teams Trodd en Bratt and Heffernan & Fletcher to a place in the final, which takes place at the Gilded Balloon in Edinburgh on 20 August 2013.