Georgia Pritchett

Writer for film and television
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Biography

Georgia is a multi-award-winning comedy writer. She is currently a writer and co-executive producer on the HBO multi Emmy-winning show Veep now in its sixth series. 

As well as working on Veep Georgia has written extensively for Miranda Hart and Tracy Ullman and shows like Have I Got News for You, Smack the Pony, Not Going Out and The Thick of It

She created, wrote and showran 2DTV as well as the recent BBC4 comedy Quick Cuts staring Doon McKinchan and the successful BBC1 series Life of Riley, starring Caroline Quentin. She has original comedies in development with ABC, HBO, Channel 4 and the BBC.

Five books in Georgia’s first series of children’s books - Wilf The Mighty Worrier – have been published to huge acclaim.

Georgia also directed the controversial Shoot The Dog video for George Michael and has worked on feature films including Spiceworld and Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Wererabbit.

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TV

Writer

Creator Jesse Armstrong
Producer Adam Mckay
 
HBO
 
Producer Charlie Leech
Director Natalie Bailey
 

Georgia has written episode 5 and co-written episode 4 of Loaded's Season 1.

AMC for Channel 4
 
 

Comedy In development with HBO and Pretty Matches about the difficulties of modern dating. . 

Pretty Matches for HBO
 
Bump
6 x 30'
 

Comedy in development at FX. A transantlantic comedy about the perils of surrogacy.

FX
 
Buffalo
6 x 30'
 

A single mother struggles with her two unusual children. In development at HBO.

HBO
 
 

Adaptation of the book by Lucie Brownlee

Ecosse Films for Channel 4
In Development
 
Creator Armando Iannucci
Producer Armando Iannucci
Starring
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  •  

    Currently writing the 5th series of the Emmy Award winning HBO show. 

    HBO
     
     

    For kids' TV.

    Coolibi for BBC
     
    Creator Miranda Hart
    Starring
  • Miranda Hart
  •  

    Christmas special for the last ever episodes of Miranda.

    King Bert for BBC
     
    Veep: Series 4
    Emmy award for Best Comedy Series
    Creator Armando Iannucci
    Producer Armando Iannucci
    Starring
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  •  

    Writer and supervising producer for the fourth series of the award winning political satire.

    WGA Award nominated for Best Episodic Comedy for her episode Joint Session

    HBO
     
     

    Writer and consulting producer on the third series of the award winning political satire

    HBO
     
    Starring
  • Anna Chlumsky
  • Tony Hale
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  • Reid Scott
  •  
    Writer and consulting producer on the second series of the political satire set in the Vice-Presidents office
    HBO
     
    Starring
  • Miranda Hart
  • Sally Hadland
  • Patricia Hodge
  • James Holmes
  •  
    Storylining and additional material for the series
    BBC Productions for BBC2
    In development
     
     
    Sketch writer
    BBC Productions
     
    The Thick of It: Series 4
    Winner RTS Awards: Comedy Writing
    Producer Armando Ianucci
    Starring
  • Roger Allam
  • Peter Capaldi
  • Vincent Franklin
  • Rebecca Front
  •  
    Provider of additional material for the fourth series of the award-winning comedy
    BBC Productions for BBC2
     
    Producer Jamie Rix
    Director Nick Wood
    Starring
  • Sally Bretton
  • Melanie Gutteridge
  • Lee Mack
  • Tim Vine
  •  
    Provided additional material for two episodes of the comedy series
    Avalon for BBC1
     
    Starring
  • David Ajala
  • Rich Fulcher
  • Ashley Madekwe
  •  
    Comedy series
    Hanrahan Media for BBC3
     
    Starring
  • Lenny Henry
  •  
    BBC1
     
    Starring
  • Robert Lindsay
  • Zoe Wanamaker
  •  
    DLT Entertainment for BBC1
     
    S Club 7
    6 x 30'
    Starring
  • Paul Cattermole
  • Jon Lee
  • Jo O'Meara
  • Hannah Spearritt
  •  
    Writer on various incarnations of the hit show about the band S Club 7
    BBC1
     
    Starring
  • Angus Deayton
  • Ian Hislop
  • Paul Merton
  •  

    Sketch writer

    BBC1
     
    Producer Victoria Pile
    Director Tristram Shapeero
    Starring
  • Sarah Alexander
  • Doon Mackichan
  • Sally Phillips
  •  
    Script editor and sketch writer on one of the decade's most acclaimed and influential comedy shows
    Talkback Thames for Channel 4
     
    Starring
  • Griff Rhys Jones
  • Mel Smith
  •  
    Sketch writer
    BBC
     
    Starring
  • Jo Brand
  •  
    Sketch writer
    Channel 4
     

    Creator & Writer

     

    Dark romantic comedy

    Catherine Bailey Limited for Channel 4
     
    Scum Sucking Pigs
    Pilot 6 x 30'
     

    About naughty traffic wardens.

    Catherine Bailey Limited for BBC
     
     
    BBC Productions
    In development
     
     
    ITV Studios
    In development
     
     
    Catherine Bailey Limited
    In development
     
    Starring
  • Neil Dudgeon
  • Lucinda Dryzek
  • Taylor Fawcett
  • Patrick Nolan
  •  
    New series of the popular sitcom
    Catherine Bailey Limited for BBC1
     
    Untitled new comedy
    Pilot for 12 x 30'
     
    Original comedy
    ABC Studios
    In development
     
    Producer Catherine Bailey
    Starring
  • Neil Dudgeon
  • Lucinda Dryzek
  • Caroline Quentin
  •  
    Second series of the hit prime time comedy
    Catherine Bailey Limited for BBC1
     
    Producer Catherine Bailey
    Director Martin Dennis
    Starring
  • Neil Dudgeon
  • Caroline Quentin
  •  
    Hit sit-com depicting the lives of a newly married couple and the children each of them bring from a previous relationship
    Catherine Bailey Limited for BBC1
     
    Producer Catherine Bailey
    Director A.J. Quinn
    Starring
  • Will Mellor
  •  
    Jezza and her friend Georgie the talking dog
    Catherine Bailey Limited for ITV1
     
    Producer Catherine Bailey
    Director Tristram Shapeero
    Starring
  • Rosie Cavaliero
  • Sally Frank
  •  
    Catherine Bailey Limited for BBC2
     
    Producer Pippa Brill
    Director Matt Bloom
    Starring
  • Will Mellor
  •  
    Return of the successful kids' show about a talking dog
    Catherine Bailey Limited for ITV1
     
    Producer Catherine Bailey
    Director Declan O'Dwyer
    Starring
  • Will Mellor
  •  
    Bafta-nominated kids show about a talking dog
    Catherine Bailey Limited for ITV1
     
    2DTV
    30 x 30'
    Director Tim Searle
    Starring
  • Jon Culshaw
  • Lewis MacLeod
  • Jan Ravens
  •  
    Animated comedy series
    ITV1
     
    Quick Cuts
    3 x 30'
    Starring
  • Jane Dowden
  • O.T. Fagbenle
  • Jessica Gunning
  • Doon Mackichan
  •  
    Sitcom set in a hairdressers
    Catherine Bailey Productions for BBC4
     

    Writer & Executive Producer

    Creator Armando Iannucci
     
    HBO
     

    Performer

    Film

    Writer

    Creator Nick Park
    Producer Steve Box & Nick Park
    Director Steve Box & Nick Park
    Starring
  • Helena Bonham-Carter
  • Ralph Fiennes
  • Peter Kay
  • Peter Sallis
  •  
    Polish on the script of the highly-popular animation
    Aardman Animation
     
    Director Bob Spiers
    Starring
  • Victoria Beckham
  • Melanie Brown
  • Emma Bunton
  • Melanie Chisholm
  •  
    Buena Vista
     
    Director Mel Smith
    Starring
  • Minnie Driver
  • Michael Gambon
  • Mary McCormack
  •  
    Buena Vista
     

    Book

    Theatre

    Writer

    Starring
  • Miranda Hart
  •  

    Contributing writer to Miranda Hart's live tour. 

     
     
    A children's Christmas musical adaptation for Nuffield Theatre, Southampton and Royal and Derngate, Northampton
    Nuffield Theatre, Southampton & Royal and Derngate Theatre, Northampton
     
     

    Comedy play in development

     
    Director Maria Aitken
     
    The real stories behind the fairy tales you think you know
    In development with ATG
     

    Radio

    Writer