Jack Cheshire

Comedy writer and producer
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Biography

Jack Cheshire is a comedy writer and producer. He has worked in live comedy, animated shows and topical shows. 

In 2008 he created and produced the CGI sketch show, The Wrong Door, which was nominated for a Best Comedy Award at the Rose d'Or Festival.

After working as Head of New Comedy at the BBC Jack is now freelance and developing projects for several production companies. 

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Radio

Writer

TV

Writer

Producer

Writer Tom Basden
Starring
  • Aisling Bea
  • Jordan Dawes
  • Tim Key
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    Comedy taster
    BBC Productions for BBC3
     
    Director Richard Valentine
    Writer Chris Ramsey
    Starring
  • Chris Ramsey
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    Show providing daily updates from the Edinburgh Festival 2012
    BBC Productions for BBC3
     
    Director Al Campbell
    Starring
  • Sam Wills
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    Comedy feed starring The Boy with Tape on His Face

    BBC3
     
    Director Julia Knowles
    Writer Nico Tatarowicz
    Starring
  • Arnab Chanda
  • Marlon Davis
  • Chris Moyles
  • Ava Vidal
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    Gala evening of comedy hosted to launch the London Festival

    BBC3
     
    Director Richard Valentine
    Starring
  • Doc Brown
  • Jules Buckley
  • Susan Bullock
  • Tim Minchin
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    Television broadcast of the first ever Comedy Prom, hosted by Tim Minchin
    BBC for BBC2
     
    Director Richard Valentine
    Starring
  • Charlie Baker
  • Russell Kane
  • Lee Nelson
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    Television broadcast of top comedy acts from the 2011 Edinburgh Fringe Festival
    BBC for BBC3
     
    Director Alex Walsh-Taylor
    Starring
  • Rich Fulcher
  • Miranda Hart
  • Miles Jupp
  • Chris Packham
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    Comedy round-up of the year's events
    BBC for BBC2
     
    Big Babies
    13 x 15'
    Director Jon Riche
    Writer Spencer Jones & Jon Riche
    Starring
  • Doc Brown
  • Martin Collins
  • Nick Helm
  • Sharon Horgan
  •  
    BBC for CBBC
     
    MeeBox
    4 x 30'
    Director Adam Buxton & Dougal Wilson
    Writer Adam Buxton
    Starring
  • Matt Berry
  • Joanna Bobbin
  • Adam Buxton
  • Jo Neary
  •  
    BBC for BBC3
     
    Vidiotic
    1 x 30'
    Director Natalie Bailey
    Writer John Harvey & Will Dixon
    Starring
  • Tom Andrews
  • Philip Arditti
  • Susie Healey
  • Lyndon Ogbourne
  •  
    Marmalade Studios for BBC3
     
    Creator Armando Iannucci
    Starring
  • Richard Ayoade
  • Adam Buxton
  • Matthew Holness
  • Armando Iannucci
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    Cult hit comedy set in the future
    BBC for BBC2
     
    Starring
  • Danny Bhoy
  • Germaine Greer
  • Mark Thomas
  • Gina Yashere
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    Topical comedy show
    BBC3
     
     
    More 4
     
    Starring
  •  
    BBC4
     
    Starring
  • Rory Bremner
  • John Bird
  • John Fortune
  •  
    Wildly popular impression and satire show.
    Vera Productions for Channel 4
     
     
    Comedy agitprop
    Channel 4
     
    Producer Mark Lewis
     
    Documentary
    Vera Productions for Channel 4
     
     
    Channel 4
     
    Starring
  • Mark Thomas
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    Political comedy series
    Channel 4
     
    Starring
  • Mark Thomas
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    Political activism and comedy
    Channel 4
     

    Writer & Producer

    Starring
  • Martin Freeman
  • Jeremy Hardy
  • John Sergeant
  •  
    Cheeky Productions for ITV1
     

    Creator & Writer

    Starring
  • Pippa Haywood
  • Ingrid Oliver
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    Comedy sketch show
    BBC3
     
    Hounded
    13 x 30'
    Starring
  • Rufus Hound
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    New children's comedy
    BBC for CBBC