Les
Keen

Comedy writer

Les Keen is a highly intelligent comedy writer and executive producer. He began his career as a promising mathematician before channelling all of his energy into writing and producing. Les was the writer & creator of comedy game show CelebAbility. Other credits include Take Off For Christmas, Top Gear, Comic Relief, Take Me Out, Celebrity Juice, Alan Carr’s Chatty Man and My Favourite Sketch.





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Television

Writer & Creator 

Format creator and writer 
ITV2/ITV Studios
Writer and format creator 
Gold for Gold

Assistant Producer 

Assistant Producer 
ITV for ITV, ITV Studios

Writer 

Writer 
ITV / Bandicoot
Writer 
BBC / Fremantle Media
Writer 
BBC 1/ BBC Studios
Writer 
BBC 1/ Talkback Thames
Writer 
BBC 1 for BBC1
Writer 
BBC 1 / Hungry Bear Media
Writer 
BBC Two / BBC for BBC1, BBC Studios
Writer 
ITV 1 /Hungry Bear
Writer 
BBC 1 / Comic Relief
Writer 
ITV 1/ Talkback
Main Writer 
ITV1/Talkback Thames
Co-creator of format/writer 
ITV 2 / ITV Studios
Writer 
BBC 1/ BBC Studios
Main Writing Team 
ITV2/Talkback
Writer 
Gameface
Main Writer 
ITV/Possessed
Writer 
ITV/Japandemonium
Main Writer 
ITV/ Hungry Bear Media
Main Writing Team 
ITV/Two Act Productions
Main Writing Team 
Ch 4/Open Mike Productions
Writer 
Channel 4/ Voltage
Main Writing Team 
ITV/CPL Productions
Main Writing Team 
Ch 4/Open Mike Productions
Writer 
ITV 2/Talkback Thames
Main Writer 
ITV/Talkback
Writer 
ITV/Voltage
Writer 
ITV/CPL Productions Ltd
Writer (Additional Material) 
ITV/ITV Studios
Additional Writer 
BBC 1/ STV
Main writing team 
ITV1/Twofour
Writing Material for Take Me Out 
ITV/Talkback
Writing for Jason Manford 
ITV/ITV Studios
Main writing team 
ITV/ITV Studios
Writer 
Antena 3/Endemol
Writer 
ITV/CPL Productions
Writer 
BBC 1
Writer 
BBC/BBC Studios
Writer (Additional Material) 
RT UK/Studio Sixty Billion
Writer 
September Films Ltd
Writer 
CPL Productions Ltd
Writer 
ITV/Talkback Thames
Writer 
BBC 1 & Channel 5/Victory Television Ltd, BBC Scotland, Stellify Media
Writer 
Thames/Freemantle Media
Additional Material 
ITV/ITV Studios & Over The Top Productions
Writer 
Channel 4/Victory Television Ltd
Main Writing Team 
ITV/ September Films & Motion Content Group
Writer 
Hungry Bear Media