Madeleine
Brettingham

Television & radio writer 

Madeleine Brettingham is a TV and radio comedy writer who’s written across entertainment, sketch and narrative formats, and developed original projects with companies including Hattrick, Talkback and BBC in-house. She has worked as a core writer on topical shows like Newzoids (ITV) and The News Quiz (Radio 4), on children’s sitcoms such as the 4 O'Clock Club and All At Sea, has contributed to shows such as Michael McIntyre's Big Show, The Kumars, That Mitchell and Webb Look, and Harry Hill’s TV Burp, and co-created the original sketch series What the Future for radio, with Steve Burge and Dale Shaw.

CV

Television

Writer 

Writer 
CBBC/Lion TV
Writer 
Nickelodeon
Writer 
CBBC
Writer 
ITV / ITV Studios
Writer 
ITV/Hungry McBear
Writer 
CBBC/BBC Children's Productions Ltd
Commissioned to write 13 x 30 minute scripts 
CBBC/BBC Children's Productions Ltd
Writer 
CBBC/ Saltbeef TV
Co-writer 
CPL Productions
Famalam
1 x 5" sketch
Writer 
BBC Three/ BBC
Development script 
CBBC/BBC Children's Productions Ltd
Writer 
ITV/Citrus Television Ltd
Writer 
BBC1/King Bert
Writer 
BBC1/Hat Trick
Writer - additional material 
BBC3/Rough Cut
Narrative Script in development 
Ulan Productions for BBC
Part of the writing team 
Channel 4/Retort
Writer 
CBBC/BBC Children's Productions Ltd
Writer 
ITV2/ King Bert Productions
Writer 
BBC 1/BBC Studios Allan McKeown Presents
Writer - commissioned to write 2 x 30 min scripts 
CBBC/Kindle Entertainment
Writer 
BBC1/Comic Relief
Writer 
Sky 1/ Hat Trick
Writers 
ITV/CPL Productions
Writer - commissioned script 
CBBC/BBC Children's Productions Ltd
Writer of 2 episodes 
CBeebies
Script in development for 1x30 Min sit-com pilot. 
Channel 4/Above the Title
Writer 
ITV1/Avalon
Writer 
BBC3/BBC
Writer 
BBC America/Two Four Productions
Writer 
Princess Productions
Writer 
Sky 1/Channel X & Lola Entertainment
Writer 
Channel 4/North One Television
Writer 
Sky Atlantic/Hat Trick Productions
Writer 
Comedy Central/Tiger Aspect
Writer 
BBC 3/BBC
Writer 
BBC3/In House Comedy
Writer 
Sky 1/Two Four Productions
Writer 
Comedy Central/Tiger Aspect
Writer 
BBC1/Talkback
Writer 
BBC 1/BBC Television Centre
Writer 
BBC1/Green Inc
Writer 
CBBC/CBeebies
Writer 
E4/Lucky Day
Writer 
CBBC/Citrus Television
Writer 
E4
Writer 
Channel 4/Twofour
Writer 
BBC2/Popper Pictures
Writer 
Channel 4/Monkey Kingdom
Writer - 30 min script commissioned 
BBC
Writer 
CBBC/BBC Children's Productions Ltd
Writer - commissioned to write one script 
Darrell Macqueen
Writer - commissioned to write 4 x 30 min scripts 
CBBC/BBC Children's Productions Ltd

Writer & Creator 

Writer and creator 
Citrus Television

Radio

Writer 

Head Writer 
Production Company Radio 4
Head Writer (3 eps) / Writer 
Production Company Radio 4
The R.I.P. List
18" of sketch material
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio
Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 2
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer - 6x30 min sketch series 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer - 4 x 30 min 
Production Company Pozzitive
Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
Writer - 12 x 30min sketch show 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer - taster tape 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Part of writing team 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer - sketch show taster tape 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer - taster tape 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 1
Writer - 6x30 min sketch series 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Development work 
Production Company BBC Radio Wales
Writer - 6x30 min sketch series 
Production Company BBC Radio 7
Writer - 4x30 min sketch series 
Production Company BBC Radio 4

Additional Writer 

Writer 
Production Company BBC Radio 4
Broadcaster

Other

Writer 

Book

Additional Writer