Samantha Baines: 1 Woman, A Dwarf Planet and 2 Cox

As a woman in the male-dominated stand up circuit, Samantha Baines position reflects that of her chosen subject: women in science. By drawing on real life incidents and people, her mile-a-minute jokes and purpo...

Samantha Baines

Who is she? An actor, sketch performer and DJ, Baines has appeared in other comics’ shows but only began performing stand-up last year. What’s the show about? Learning about space to impress Prof Bri...