Sofie Hagen

Sofie Hagen is a multi-award-winning London-based Danish comedian, author, podcaster, and content creator.
In 2015, Sofie won the Best Newcomer award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for their debut show Bubblewrap. Sofie followed this up with the critically acclaimed sell out shows Shimmer Shatter in 2016, Dead Baby Frog in 2017, The Bumswing in 2019 and Fat Jokes in 2022.
Sofie published their debut book “Happy Fat” in 2019 and is the creator and host of the wildly successful podcast Who Hurt You?, co-host of BBC Sounds Original true crime podcast Bad People alongside Dr. Julia Shaw and has hosted several other successful podcasts.  Sofie has grown a huge social media following to compliment their podcast audience and is a much in demand speaker and comedian.

Guest Appearances

February 26, 2024

Jameela is joined by comedian and author Sofie Hagen to celebrate her new book “Will I Ever Have Sex Again?” with a candid and hilarious conversation.

July 14, 2022

Comedian and author Sofie Hagen joins Jameela this week to discuss their shared struggle with being too honest, feeling incredible after a nude photo shoot, the emotional work of comforting a supposed ally, how the pandemic quietly changed the experience of being fat, and more.


Listen to Sofie’s podcast – Bad People – wherever you get your podcasts. 

And check out Sofie’s book – Happy Fat: Taking Up Space in a World That Wants to Shrink You

You can follow Sofie on Instagram @sofiehagendk and Twitter @sofiehagen


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