Stewart Thomson

Writer for film and television
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Stewart is from Glasgow and a graduate of the National Film andTelevision School.

In 2013 Stewart's comedy pilot Skwibs was chosen as one of the prestigious Rocliffe Bafta Comedies. Previously Stewart was selected to take part in the Channel 4 ‘Coming Up' scheme and was nominated for aScottish BAFTA for his animated piece Bill's Visitors.  

His feature Beating the Drum is currently being developed by BBC Films and Creative Scotland. Rocket Surgery, a comedy feature selected for Lo-Fi, the Scottish low-budget film initiative, and will go into production later this year.

Stewart's debut play, Frank's Dead, is part of Òran Mór’s 2014 lunchtime theatre programme, A Play, a Pie and a Pint. Stewart's comedy feed Pumped went live on BBC3 on September 1st 2016 - a funny, brash comedy about growing up in Scotland. 



Writer & Creator

PJ 4000
Pilot for 6 x 30'
Children's television series
In development
Director Hope Dickson Leach
  • Edyta Budnik
  • Ann Downie
  • James Grant
  • Jamie Quinn
    One-off film as part of the Coming Up strand
    Coming Up for Channel 4
    Welcome To Rebellion
    Pilot for 6 x 60'
    In development
    Rocliffe Comedy Writing Award
    Pilot for 6 x 30'
    Part of the Rocliffe Comedy Award
    Producer Ben Farrell

    In Development.

    Objective Productions
    Producer Steven Canny
    Director Adam Miller
  • iain Stirling
  • James Allenby-Kirk
  • Kadiff Kirwan

    In-house comedy feed. 

    In Development




    Family Film

    Pistachio Pictures
    In Development
    Producer Innes Moore
    Director Lynsey Miller
    Comedy about a table tennis club in Glasgow
    BBC Films
    In development
    Director Nicky Lianos
    Alien invasion comedy set in small-town Scotland
    In development
    Bill's Visitors
    Scottish Bafta Award for Best Animation
    Producer Innis Moore
    Director Simon Deshon
    Animation nominated for a Scottish Bafta
    National Film and Television School



    Part of Òran Mór’s lunchtime theatre programme, A Play, a Pie and a Pint
    Òran Mór