Jessie
Cave

Actress, comedian and writer


Jessie is a talented actress, writer and illustrator who is best known for playing Lavender Brown in the Harry Potter films. She also appears as regular Heather in Sky One's Trollied and drama credits include Call the Midwife for BBC 1, Black Mirror for Netflix and Glue for Channel 4.

She is a talented stand-up who has had three critically-acclaimed and sell-out solo shows including Bookworm and I Loved Her. Her most recent show, Sunrise, has had several runs at the Soho Theatre and toured nationally in 2019.

On the writing side, Jessie has scripted projects in development with Kudos and E4 and co-wrote the pilot Bump with Rick Edwards under Big Talk Productions. Jessie was selected as one of the Soho Theatre’s 'Soho Six', a group of writers under commission for a year in residence to create new work for the stage. She has also had a book of illustrations published, titled Lovesick.

CV

Television

Performer

Heather 
Director Paul Murphy
Roughcut TV Ltd.
Steph 
Director Vadim Jean
Retort
Heather 
Director Jonathan Gershfield
Sky Comedy / Roughcut
Pandora Pott 
Director Paul Gibson
BBC Productions
Edna 
Director Tim Van Patten
Zeppotron / Channel 4 / Netflix
Rachel Cooper 
Director Natalie Bailey
Hillbilly Films for Channel 4 / AMC
Karen 
Director Dominic Brigstocke
BBC 1
Various 
Director Chris Sweeney
King Bert Productions for ITV2
Connie 
Director Syd Macartney
BBC / Neal Street Productions
Susan 
Director Dave Lambert
Channel 4 / Baby Cow
Annie 
Director Daniel Nettheim
E4
Millie 
Director Dominic Brigstocke
Comedy Central / Clerkenwell Films
Anne-Marie 
Director Luke Snellin
ITV2 / Big Talk Productions
George 
Director Chloe Thomas
Sky Living
Alicia 
Director Paul Murphy
CBBC
Willow 
Director Jamie Jay Johnson
Running Bare Productions
Various (Sketch Show) 
Director Jamie Jay Johnson
BBC 3
Denise (Burger Van Champion) 
Director Ifty Gafar
Touchpaper for Channel 4
Waitress 
Director Misha Manson-Smith
BBC / Little Comet
Various 
Director Benjamin Taylor
Channel 4 / Left Bank Productions
Mouse 
Director Ian Curtis
BBC / Salford Comedy Showcase
Lady Stephie 
Director Dez McCarthy
CBBC / Zodiac
Zazzy 
Director Chris Gernon
Tiger Aspect
Hermione 
Director Various
BBC
Stella 
Director Jon East
BBC / Tiger Aspect
Village Girl 
Director Simon Curtis / Steve Hudson
BBC

Writer

Producer Karen Steele

Treatment and Pilot script in development

Kudos for Channel 4
Writer (Sketch) 
Director Jeremy Dyson
Tiger Aspect for Sky Arts

Film

Performer

Lavender Brown 
Director David Yates
Warner Bros.
Lavender Brown 
Director David Yates
Warner Bros.
Zoe 
Director Matthew Warchus
Calamity Films
Martha 
Director Bob Saget
Open Palm Films
Fenizia 
Director Matteo Garrone
Recorded Picture Company
Kerry 
Director Daniel Jerome Gill
Modern Life Pictures LTD
Biddy 
Director Mike Newell
BBC Films / No. 9 Films
Waternymph 
Director Ian Softley
Paramount Pictures

Theatre

Performer

Mary Rose 
Director Matthew Parker
Riverside Studios
Amanda (Lead) 
Director Helen Broughton
Theatre 503
Liv (Lead) 
Director Tim Roseman
Theatre 503
Thomasina 
Director David Leveaux
Duke of York's (Sonia Friedman Productions)

Writer & Performer

1 hour stand-up comedy show.

Edinburgh Fringe/Soho Theatre

Play commission as part of The Soho Six

Soho Theatre

1 hour stand up solo show

Edinburgh Fringe / Soho Theatre

1 hour stand up solo show

Edinburgh Fringe / Soho Theatre