Tom Jamieson & Nev Fountain

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Hannah Porter
Assistant: Freddie Best

Comedy

Agent: Hannah Porter
Assistant: Freddie Best

Film, TV & Theatre

Tom Jamieson and Nev Fountain are part of the principal joke writing team for Private Eye magazine. They write for the award winning satirical sketch series DEAD RINGERS on BBC Radio 4. They worked on two series of NEWZOIDS for ITV, and are currently writing a satirical news show for BBC World.

They have also contributed to many radio and television comedy programmes, including DEAD RINGERS (TV), HAVE I GOT NEWS FOR YOU, 2DTV, THE NEWS QUIZ and BIG IMPRESSION. The pair are also responsible for the Radio 4 historical comedy ELEPHANTS TO CATCH EELS and TXT MSSG RCVD, the first episode of the BBC3 anthology series TWISTED TALES.
 

 

Television

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WHAT'S UP AFRICA

2017

BBC WORLDWIDE/RNW

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NEWZOIDS

2016

ITV

Sketch writers for 2 series

FIT

Citrus TV/CBBC

Writers

THE IMPRESSIONS SHOW WITH CULSHAW AND STEPHENSON Series 3

BBC 1

Writers

THE IMPRESSIONS SHOW WITH CULSHAW AND STEPHENSON Series 2

BBC 1

Writers

THE IMPRESSIONS SHOW WITH CULSHAW AND STEPHENSON

BBC 1

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* Nominated for Best Comedy, Rose d'Or Awards

SCOOP 3

CBBC

Even more adventures with Digby Digworth and friends
Writers

SCOOP 2

CBBC

More adventures with Digby Digworth and friends
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SCOOP

CBBC

Children's series about the adventures of reporter Digby Digworth
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Directed by Jack Jameson
Produced by Jonathan Brown
With Shaun Williamson, Lesley Joseph, Mark Benton

WE ARE MOST AMUSED

ITV

Comedy evening to celebrate Prince Charles' 60th Birthday
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DEAD RINGERS

BBC 2

Head Writers
Produced by Bill Date
With Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens, Phil Cornwell, Kevin Connelly and Mark Perry

STRICTLY COME DANCING: Sports Relief and Christmas Special '07

BBC

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Radio

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DEAD RINGERS 17

2017

BBC

DEAD RINGERS 16

2016

BBC

DEAD RINGERS CHRISTMAS

2015

BBC

DEAD RINGERS

2015

BBC

DEAD RINGERS

BBC Radio 4

Head Writers
Produced by Bill Date
With Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens, Phil Cornwell, Kevin Connelly and Mark Perry

THE SECRET DIARY OF THE WORLD

BBC Radio 4

Comedy series that offers an insight into the private lives of the famous
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Produced by Bill Dare
with Jon Culshaw, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Julian Dutton, Lewis MacLeod, Jess Robinson and Duncan Wisbey

In Development

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THE BLACK HOUSE

2017

Jollof Rice Productions/ BBC Worldwide

co-writers with Ikenna Azuike

THAT FAKE NEWS WITH IKENNA AZUIKE

2017

Jollof Rice Productions/BBC Worldwide

co-writers with Ikenna Azuike

JUST ABOUT MANAGING

2017

BBC Radio 4

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Other

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GEEK TRAGEDY

Big Finish

Writer: Nev Fountain
The first in the series of The Mervyn Stone Mysteries books

DVD EXTRAS INCLUDE: MURDER

Big Finish

Writer: Nev Fountain
The second in the series of The Mervyn Stone Mysteries books

CURSED AMONG SEQUELS

Big Finish

Writer: Nev Fountain
The third in the series of The Mervyn Stone Mysteries books

Comedy

Tom Jamieson and Nev Fountain are part of the principal joke writing team for Private Eye magazine. They write for the award winning satirical sketch series DEAD RINGERS on BBC Radio 4. They worked on two series of NEWZOIDS for ITV, and are currently writing a satirical news show for BBC World.

They have also contributed to many radio and television comedy programmes, including DEAD RINGERS (TV), HAVE I GOT NEWS FOR YOU2DTVTHE NEWS QUIZ and BIG IMPRESSION. The pair are also responsible for the Radio 4 historical comedy ELEPHANTS TO CATCH EELS and TXT MSSG RCVD, the first episode of the BBC3 anthology series TWISTED TALES.