Kevin Dewsbury and Bexie Archer have teamed up to become comedy duo Your Dad’s Mum.
After starting out on the stand-up circuit , Bexie won the Chortle Student Comedy Award 2018 and has since played venues such as The Pleasance Theatre, Warrington Parr Hall, Latitude Festival, The Bill Murray, London and The Frog and Bucket, Manchester.
Bexie trained as an actor at RADA, National Youth Film Academy, National Youth Musical Theatre and Almeida Young Friends. and has performed on stages such as The St James Theatre, The Almeida, Theatre Royal Stratford East and Birmingham REP. Her roles have included Ginny in Alan Ayckbourn’s Relatively Speaking, Cecily in Tom Stoppard’s Travesties, Alice in Laura Wade’s Alice, Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Porter/Witch in Macbeth. Bexie has also won Triforce Productions’ MonologueSlamUk several times.
She graduated from The University of Salford’s Comedy Writing and Performance BA (HONS) after completing the three year course in two.
She also has a background in writing, which led to working with Podium.me on Drama Shorts for radio, and DORA Productions on a full length radio play. She also has a sitcom treatment with Various Artists Limited. Bexie was one of the four-strong shortlisted candidates for the BBC Caroline Aherne Bursary 2018 and is currently part of BBC’s Comedy Room 2019-2020.
Kevin has been a regular fixture on the U.K. comedy circuit for over 15 years, honing his craft through repetitive gigging, developing innovative festival shows, writing and acting.
Kevin is a comedian who delivers every time he performs and has been described as using ”understated deadpan comedy, excellent one-liners and killer accents.’‘ He has made numerous appearances at theEdinburgh Fringe Festival including the underground hit “Kev’s Komedy Kitchen” – a parody of a TV cookery show. Kevin also has credits in two feature films released in 2019: Neville, Destination Dewsbury (Circus Pictures) and Pete, Sheltered Life (Kustom Media). He has fronted TV advertising campaigns and provided voice overs for Stan James, Aldi, NatWest, Carling and Nationwide.