ComedyCollective Writers Project
John Random

TELEVISION CREDITS

SMITH & JONES, HALE & PACE, RORY BREMNER - WHO ELSE? RUSS ABBOTT, ON THE WATERFRONT, STOP THAT LAUGHING AT THE BACK, PHIL COOL, THE KATE ROBBINS SHOW, WE KNOW WHERE YOU LIVE, HET APROPOS (Swedish TV) JACKIE DREKSLER (German TV) COMEDY WAVELENGTH, THE HOUSE OF GRISTLE (BBC Children's TV)

THE FALL OUT GUY - Winner of the 1990 Radio Times Drama Award (Television)
Screened July 1991 on BBC

BOX OF TRICKS - thriller commissioned by Scottish Television June 1994

RADIO

FRONT ROW, KALEIDOSCOPE, PICK OF THE WEEK (Radio 4) PETER DICKSON’S NIGHTCAP, (Radio 2) WEEK ENDING (Radio 4. Wrote for five years, commissioned writer for the last of them), FIVE A SIDE, (Radio 5 Live) MUSIC MACHINE, (Radio 3) STATE OF THE NATION (British Forces Radio)

FOURTH COLUMN (Radio 4, as both writer and broadcaster)

33 Y.P.M.
(One hour spoof history of the world. Went out Christmas 92 on Radio 4)

DIMINISHED INTERVALS
(Pilot for light ent. series commissioned by Radio 4)

STAGE

Newsrevue: Live, topical satire show at The Canal Café in London’s Little Venice. Has been writing for show since 1985, frequently script edited and directed, inc. at Edinburgh Festival 1991.

Numerous other revues, including sketches for Jasmine Birtles for The Comedy Brothel, 1995.

THE ORANGE PENGUIN: stage play commissioned by Risk Theatre co. performed at The Edinburgh Festival ‘92/’93 and in London ’93.

20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA IN A FISHTANK: comedy two hander performed at The Edinburgh Fringe and at The Man In The Moon, Chelsea (1994/5)

JOURNALISM

Occasional pieces in NEW SCIENTIST, THE INDEPENDENT, SCALLYWAG and others.


ComedyCollective Writers Project
John Random