Andy
Yerlett

Writer for film and television

Andy is the writer of the 2013 Brit List featured screenplay Bummer, a comedy for Escape Films and the BFI, which in active development. In 2013, Andy was selected for the UK film industry’s Guiding Lights mentoring scheme, where he was paired with screenwriter Will Davies. They are currently developing a feature comedy together: Dummy Run, which Tim Kirkby is attached to direct. Andy is also developing an animated feature with Aardman.

Andy wrote the BFI-backed comedy short Gutpunch (starring Rufus Jones & Rebekah Staton), which he is currently developing into a comedy series with Big Talk. After they produced his comedy pilot The Berries for ITV, Andy is currently developing his darker comedy Wayward and as his script Apocalypse, No with Left Bank. Andy is also developing projects with Hat Trick Productions, King Bert and Mandabach TV.

CV

Television

Writer & Creator 

Comedy

Big Talk for SKY
In development
Wayward
1 x 60'

Comedy 

Left Bank
In development
Director Luke Snellin
Family comedy
Left Bank for ITV

Comedy pilot

Mandabach TV for Channel 4
In development

Writer 

Eve
1 x 30'
Family drama following robot in disguise, Eve, as she negotiates the perils of being a teenager.
Leopard Drama for CBBC

Film

Writer 

Producer Michelle Eastwood

Animated film

Aardman/BFI
In development
Comedy
Bankside Films Ltd
In development
Producer Michelle Eastwood

Teen Comedy

Escape Films/BFI
In Development
Producer Stella Nwimo
Bedlam Productions Ltd
Producer Michelle Eastwood
Escape Films/BFI/Lighthouse
Award-winning short
Screen Yorkshire/UK Film Council