David Schneider

Actor and writer
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Biography

David is a comedy writer, performer and director who has written and appeared in some of the most iconic programmes of recent years.

He wrote and appeared in Alan Partridge; Knowing Me, Knowing You, The Day Today and Friday Night Armistice. David featured in films as varied as Mission Impossible and Horrid Henry. The second series of his sitcom Births, Deaths and Marriages in which he starred, recently aired on Radio 4.

He has just directed Josh Widdicombe's series Josh a six part sitcom for BBC 3 starring Josh himself alongside Jack Dee. 

An avid tweeter with nearly 200 thousand followers, David recently set up his own social media agency called That Lot. He now gives masterclassses, workshops and talks on how best to use Twitter and other Social Media and the wide impact it can have on people and businesses. David has given keynote speeches at various industry and academic events as well as workshops for the companies like the Guardian and BBC News as well as acting as a consultatnt to numerous brands. His recent TEDx Talk - 'Is the Internet Making Us More Stupider' - will be online soon.

 

He is strongly assisted, however, by...David Schneider as the absurdly sinister Lycus.

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