Adam Kay

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Writer & Creator 

Director Lucy Forbes
  • Ben Whishaw
    Sister Pictures for BBC One
    Director Alex Winkler and Ben Kellett
    Writer co-written with Dan Swimer
  • Elis James
  • Kadiff Kirwan
  • Cariad Lloyd
  • Ricky Champ

    Original comedy series about a young man sentenced to two years in a Young Offenders Institution. 

    BBC for BBC Three

    Additional Writer 

    Creator Freddy Syborn
    Producer Morwenna Gordon & Pippa Brown
  • Jack Whitehall & Rosie Perez

    Comedy action & adventure series starring Jack Whitehall.

    Sky One
    Producer Lee Connolly
    Director Steve Smith

    Classic dating show.

    LWT for Channel 5
    Producer James Farrell
    Director Ben Kellett
  • Brendan O'Carroll

    Comedy about a loud-mouthed Irish matriarch.

    BOC for BBC
    Creator Sam Leifer
    Writer co-written with Dan Swimer
  • Tom Rosenthal
  • Ryan Sampson
  • Tom Basden

    Comedy series about a group of friends hanging out in Ancient Rome.

    Rise Films for ITV2
    Creator Tom Rosenthal & Naz Osmanoglu
    Producer James Farrell
    Director Declan Lowney

    Comedy series about two flatmates trying to entertain themselves.

    BBC Comedy for BBC
    Director Lorry Powles
  • Julie Walters
  • David Tennant
  • James Corden

    Comedians and celebrities talk about the peculiarities of the British psyche.

    Alaska TV
    Producer James Kay
    Director Ben Taylor
  • Robert Webb

    Comedy about a divorcee whose new relationship is threatened by his ex-wife. 

    BBC for BBC Two
    Creator Jessica Hynes
    Producer Emma Strain
    Director Christine Guernon

    Nominated for Best Situation Comedy at the Writers Guild Awards 2014.

    BBC for BBC Two
    Creator Adam Miller
    Producer Stephen McCrum
  • Katy Brand
  • Rufus Jones

    Original BBC puppet comedy series.

    BBC for BBC Three


    Writer & Performer 

    Starting with a run at the Edinburgh Fringe, before moving to the Soho Theatre then graduating to a four-month residency at the Garrick Theatre and a UK tour of the country's largest theatres, the absolute sell-out This is Going to Hurt LIVE was one of the most watched comedy shows of the year.

    ***** 'Blissfully brilliant' - Mail on Sunday
    **** 'An artful night of the darkly funny, the impish and the
    impassioned' - The Times

    Writer & Performer & Presenter 

    Current Publishers