Natalie Bailey

Comedy producer and director

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Biography

Natalie started out as an independent film-maker in Australia before moving to London to work with Jo Sargent on Absolutely Fabulous and French & Saunders. She later joined Armando Iannucci’s SLAP unit and worked on a slate of hit comedies including the multi-award winning The Thick of It and Time Trumpet.

Her recent directing credits include BBC2's The Thick Of It, Hoff The Record for Dave and Damned starring Jo Brand for Sky. 

CV

TV

Director

Starring
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    Me and You Productions for Dave
     
    Damned
    1 x 30'
    Writer Jo Brand and Morwenna Banks
     
    Jo Brand and Alan Davies star as stressed social workers struggling to keep control of their private lives and chaotic office
    What Larks! Productions for Sky Arts
     
     
    Little Comet for BBC for BBC Three
     
    Producer Armando Iannucci
    Starring
  • Roger Allam
  • Peter Capaldi
  • Rebecca Front
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    BBC2
     
    Starring
  • Doon Mackichan
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    Catherine Bailey for BBC Four
     
    Starring
  • Sue Perkins
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    Red Productions for BBC1
     
    Producer Catherine Gosling
     
    Multi-Cam Studio Pilot
    BBC
     
    Producer Simon London
     

    Sitcom

    Series Director Ed Bye

    BBC3
     
    Producer John Pocock
     
    Children's Sitcom
    BBC1 for CBBC
     
    Producer Jonathan Harvey
     
    Comedy pilot
    BBC3
     

    Producer

    Starring
  • Rebecca Front
  • Morwenna Banks
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    Studio Sitcom Pilot

    Executive Produced by Armando Iannucci & Ali Carron

    BBC2
     

    Director & Producer

     

    Mockumentary

    Executive Produced by Armando Iannucci & Clyde Holcroft

    BBC for BBC1
     

    Executive Producer

    Producer Jo Sargent
     
    BBC1
     
    Producer Jo Sargent
     
    BBC1
     
    Producer Jon Rolph
     
    Factual Entertainment
    BBC4
     
    Producer Adam Tandy & Armando Iannucci
     
    Comedy Pilot
     
    Producer Adam Tandy & Armando Iannucci
     
    Comedy Drama
    BBC2 / BBC4
     
    Producer Adam Tandy & Armando Iannucci
     
    Satirical Documentary
    BBC3
     
    Producer Adam Tandy & Armando Iannucci
     
    Satirical Documentary
    BBC2
     

    Associate Producer

    Producer Adam Tandy & Armando Iannucci
     
    Comedy Drama
    BBC for BBC2 / BBC4
     
    Producer Jack Cheshire
     
    Comedy Sketch Series
    BBC for BBC3
     

    Film

    Writer & Director

    Producer Natalie Bailey & Brad MacMillan
     

    Short Comedy Drama shot on 8mm film.

    Screened at WOW Festival & Shortlisted Brisbane Fast Film Festival.


     
     

    Short Comedy shot on 16mm film.

    Funded by SBS & W.I.F.T

    Transmitted as part of A Dozen Eggs

    Five Foot Flics, Australia
     
    Exit
    Best New Female Filmmaker - QLD New Filmmakers Awards
     

    Short drama shot on 16mm film

    Funded by Pacific Film & Television Commission

    Five Foot Flics, Australia
     

    Other

    Director

     

    Comedy Drama Additional Scenes & Interviews

    BBC4 Red Button/DVD/Online

    Produced by Jonathan Harvey

     
     

    Online Sitcom for BBC Comedy Online

    Produced by John Pocock

     
     

    Sketches for BBC Comedy Online

    Produced by Gareth Edwards

     
     

    Sketches for BBC Comedy Online

    Produced by Gareth Edwards

     
    Producer J. Harvey
     

    Links and Interviews for Red Button and DVD extras

    Produced by J. Harvey

     

    Producer

     

    Animated Sketches, Deleted Scene & Interviews for BBC2 Red Button/DVD/ Comedy Online

    Executive Produced by Will Saunders

     
     

    Animated Sitcom Shorts for BBC Comedy Online/ Trunk

    Executive Produced by Will Saunders

     

    Director & Producer

     

    Mockumentary for BBC 2 Red Button/ Online

    Executive Produced by Will Saunders

     
     

    Celebrity Mockumentary Sketches for BBC Comedy Online

    Executive Produced by Will Saunders

     
     

    Sketches for BBC Comedy Online.

    Executive Produced by Will Saunders