Having started writing for theatre and television while at Cambridge, Freddy has gone on to co-write three series of Bad Education and Sky 1's Little Cracker: Daddy's Little Princess, as well as contribute sketches to Psychobitches and originate his own series.
Freddy has created and written Cockroaches: a comedy series produced by Big Talk for ITV2, directed by Ben Taylor, that will air in 2015. His other original idea, The Shot, is being developed by Warp as a one hour drama for Channel 4, and 2013 saw Freddy direct and co-write his first short film, Frenching the Bully.
Freddy is now writing a polish of feature Old Boys for Film4, to be directed by Toby MacDonald, and writing two further episodes of Cockroaches.
Freddy’s other writing credits (amongst others) include Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Comic Relief, 8 out of 10 Cats, Mock the Week, TNT Show, My Funniest Year, Dave’s One Night Stand and The Comedy Roast, plus two series of both Stand Up for the Week and Big Brother’s Big Mouth. Outside the world of television Freddy is also a prizewinning playwright (and sometimes director) with work staged in Cambridge, London and Edinburgh, his book about comedy, A Good Bullet, was one of the Independent's books of the year 2013, and Freddy himself was featured in the Evening Standard Power 1000 list.
Sky 1 Little Cracker which chronicles Jack Whitehall's childhood love of dressing up - from Princess Ariel to Princess Diana - and his father's despair. Co-written with Jack Whitehall.