ACTOR. WRITER. 

MEG

SALTER

 

ABOUT

 

Meg is an actress and a multi-award winning comedian and filmmaker. Having won the prestigious William and Katherine Longman Scholarship to train at LAMDA, she graduated with a role in Brian Percival's BBC One drama A Song For Jenny opposite Emily Watson. Other credits include Call The Midwife (BBC), Downton Abbey (ITV), The Head Hunter (Amazon Prime), The Sam Wanamaker Festival (Shakespeare’s Globe) and Oedipus (The Almeida). 

Most recently she filmed an episode of Call the Midwife (BBC) and starred in a viral music video for Easy Life. Meg is also developing a Muriel sketch show for TV which she will write and star in alongside Janine Harouni and Sally O’Leary, as well as a TV comedy with Muriel for Fulwell73. 

 

Muriel, hailed as the ‘New Smack the Pony’ (Chortle & Evening Standard) are best known for their viral online sketches. Their most recent collaborations with BBC Studios remain some of BBC Three’s most viewed and engaged-with sketches to date. Their most recent sketch, Asking for It, garnered 50million views worldwide. Their critically acclaimed debut show Bad Master enjoyed a sold out run at the Edinburgh Fringe and two sold out runs at the Soho Theatre. They are also the proud winners of the Leicester Square Sketch-Off and the So You Think You’re Funny Sketch Competition.

As an independent film maker, Meg is the winner of both the First Light Award in association with BAFTA and the Film Nation Award in association with the Cultural Olympiad. She was selected for the 2020-2021 BFI Network x BAFTA Crew, and is currently developing several original projects for Film and TV including her comedy-drama DISGRACE with Red Productions, GET AWAY with Eleventh Hour Films,  X vs. Y with Wild Mercury, INK with RubyRock and a new show for Nicola Shindler at Quay Street Productions. She is currently writing an episode for upcoming thriller, THE RIG  for Wild Mercury/Amazon (dir. John Strickland).

WINNER

First Light Award in association with BAFTA

WINNER

Film Nation Award in association with the Cultural Olympiad

WINNER

So You Think You're Funny Sketch Award

WINNER

Leicester Square Sketch Off Competition

Film / TV / Online

Call the Midwife (S10)

The Rig

Coming Out

Get Away

X vs. Y

Disgrace

INK

Nice Guys

Laughing at Salad

BBC Quickies: Asking For It

BBC Quickies: Eva Evergreen

BBC Quickies: Mother's Day

BBC Quickies: Witch Hunt

BBC Quickies: T.W.A.T.S

BBC Quickies: Bad Laptop

Summer Survivors

No Man's Sky with Bill Bailey

Future Female Film Reboots

If Festivals Were People

The Great British Political Bake Off

If Tube Lines Were People

The Head Hunter

A Song For Jenny

Downton Abbey

Neal Street Productions

Wild Mercury / Amazon

Fulwell 73

Eleventh Hour Films

Wild Mercury / Kudos

Red Productions

RubyRock

Easy Life (Island Records)

Comedy Central

BBC Three

BBC Three

BBC Three

BBC Three

BBC Three

BBC Three

Roughcut

Roughcut

Muriel Comedy

Muriel Comedy

Muriel Comedy

Muriel Comedy

Amazon Prime

BBC One

ITV

Mrs Ball

Writer (1 Episode) 

Writer / Creator as Muriel

Writer / Creator

Writer / Creator

Writer / Creator

Writer / Creator

Talkshow Host

Writer

Writer / Performer

Writer / Performer

Writer / Performer

Writer / Performer

Writer / Performer

Performer

Jean

Housemate

Writer / Performer

Writer / Performer

Writer / Performer

Writer / Performer

Cindy Schall

Joanne

Bright Young Thing

2021

2021

2021

2020

2020

202

2020

2020

2019

2019

2019

2019

2019

2018

2018

2018

2017

2017

2017

2016

2016

2016

2015

2014

Stage

Muriel: Bad Master

Muriel: Bad Master

The Moon's a Balloon (Reading)

NFTS

Oedipus

Blank Pages

Grimm Tales

The Maid's Tragedy

Soho Theatre

Underbelly Edinburgh

Philip Wilson & Lord Grade

Soho Theatre

Almeida

Mingled Yarn

Philip Pullman Productions

The Globe -

Sam Wanamaker Festival

Writer / Performer

Writer / Performer

Primmie

Francesca / Lauren

Jocasta

Carole

Thousand Furs

Evadne

2018

2017

2017

2017

2016

2016

2015

2014

Voice

Google Advert

Godzilla Advert (Warner Bros)

Milkybar Wowsomes

I Owe You One by Sophie Kinsella

Malibu Halloween

Google

Warner Bros

Nestlé Milkybar

Penguin Random House

Malibu Rum

Narrator

Narrator

Narrator

Narrator

Narrator

2019

2019

2019

2019

2018

CREDITS

 

VIDEOS

 
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Muriel are an international sketch trio comprised of multi-award winning comedians/actors/writers Janine Harouni, Sally O’Leary and Meg Salter. The trio met while training at the prestigious London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, whose notable alumni include Aisling Bea, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Brian Cox. Shortly after graduating, they began making online sketches which amassed millions of views and featured in dozens of international publications. Their most recent videos were made in collaboration with BBC Studios and remain some of BBC Three's most viewed and engaged-with sketches to date.  

Their critically-acclaimed debut show Bad Master enjoyed a sold out run at the Edinburgh Fringe and two sold out runs at the Soho Theatre.

 
WINNER

So You Think You're Funny Sketch Award

WINNER

Leicester Square Sketch Off Competition

‘Smack the Pony rides again…If live sketch comedy is dying Muriel has given it the kiss of life’

BRUCE DESSAU, EVENING STANDARD

’Spark and charisma…they just have that special something’

BEYOND THE JOKE
CHORTLE

‘Telegenic and versatile…the new Smack the Pony’

EVENING STANDARD

‘Muriel are taking the social media platform by storm’

 

MURIEL

CONTACT

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ACTING

NOEL GAY

Ellie Cahill-Nicholls

WRITING

CASAROTTO RAMSAY

Christine Glover & Emma Obank

VOICE

THE JONESES

Laura Milne