Ellie Gibson

Ellie Gibson

Ellie Gibson is an award-winning journalist, presenter, and stand-up comedian. Her specialist subjects are tech and video games, and she appears as the games expert in hit Dave show Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit.

Ellie hosted BBC Technology series Tech Know and presented Radio 4 documentary Virtually Famous. She was a talking head on Video Game Nation and Charlie Brooker’s How Video Games Changed the World.

She has written about games for more than 15 years and worked for The GuardianVice, Eurogamer, and Guinness World Records.

Ellie is also one-half of the comedy double act Scummy Mummies. Together with fellow mum Helen Thorn, she co-hosts the UK’s number one parenting podcast, and performs live shows around the country. The Scummy Mummies Book is due for publication in March 2017.