Comedy

Summary of my Line Producer and Production Manager TV credits (Comedy)

 

Derek – Special – Derek Productions for Channel 4
Final Derek about Derek Noakes, who works in an old people’s home.  Written, starring and directed by Ricky Gervais
Producer – Charlie Hanson

Pompidou – John Stanley Productions for BBC1
Sureal comedy written by and starring Matt Lucas
Directed by Matt Lucas and Charlie Hanson
Produced by Charlie Hanson and Katie Mavroleon

The Delivery Man – Monicker Pictures for ITV
Pilot for a new series written by Victoria PIle and Rob Harley – about a male midwife played by
Darren Boyd.
Produced and Directed by Victoria Pile

Derek – Series 2 – Derek Productions for Channel 4
Further adventures of Derek Noakes, in th old people’s home – performed, written and Directed by
Ricky Gervais
Produced by Charlie Hanson

Still Reeling – Lucky Giant, NBC Universal
Comedy Blap for Channel 4 written and featuring Pat Cahill
Director – Angie de Chastelai-Smith
Producer – Simon Nicholls

Rides – ITV2
Sit-com pilot about a Theme Park written by The Dawson Brothers
Director – Tim Kirkby
Producer – John Pockock, Executive Producer – Nana Hughes

Comic Relief Red Nose Day 2013 – BBC Comedy
Line Producer with overall responsibility for the budget and the live night of TV.   Executive Producers;  Suzi Aplin and Pete Thornton, Series Editor Clyde Holcroft, Series Producer Colin Hopkins.

Derek – Comedy pilot and series for Chanel 4 – Derek Productions Ltd.
Director, Writter and lead actor – Ricky Gervais
Producer Charlie Hanson

Getting On (Series 3, 2012)
Comedy written by and starring Jo Brand, Vicki Pepperdine and Joanna Scanlan.
Directed by Sue Tully. A Vera Production for BBC4.

Life’s Too Short (Series 1, 2011 and Pilot, 2010)
Comedy drama by Ricky Gervais starring Warwick Davis

Comic Relief Red Nose Day 2011
PM with overall responsibility for the budget and the live night of TV. I also worked on the comedy inserts such as Uptown Downton Abbey, directed by Ade Edmondson and the James Corden ‘Smithy’ Sketch directed by Ben Winston.

The Klang Show (Pilot)
Sketch show with We Are Klang, comedy trio.

Comic Relief Red Nose Day 2009
PM with overall responsibility for the budget and live night of TV. I also worked on the comedy inserts such as the French and Saunders Mama Mia spoof, directed by Ed Bye.

After You’ve Gone (Pilot and Series 1)
Sit-com starring Nicholas Lyndhurst.

Absolute Power
Comedy drama series with Stephen Fry and John Bird.

Happiness (Series 1, 2001 and Series 2, 2002)
Comedy drama series co-written by and starring
Paul Whitehouse.

The Last Fast Show Ever (Parts 1, 2 & 3)
and The Fast Show (Series C)

The Office (Non-TX pilot)

Roger Roger (Series 2)
Comedy Drama written by John Sullivan

Comic Relief Red Nose Day 1998
I was 2nd Production Manager on this my first Red Nose Day production.

The Real McCoy (Series E)
Sketch show