Nick
Collett

Comedy Director for TV and Film

Nick Collett is a BAFTA-nominated comedy director based between New York and London.

His latest series Maxxx comes to C4 and Hulu this Autumn 2020 and he recently directed the mini-series Ayo and Rachel Are Single for Comedy Central in the U.S.

Other credits include Chewing Gum, and Tracey Ullman's Show for BBC1 and HBO. Nick has a wealth of experience and is comfortable directing both long and short-form material as well as script-editing, development and live read-throughs.

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Television

Director 

Creator Ayo Edebiri and Rachel Sennott
Starring
  • Ayo Edebiri
  • Rachel Sennott
  • Jaboukie Young-White
  • Two best friends try and make sense of 21st century romance on the New York dating scene.

    Comedy Central
    Creator OT Fagbenle
    Producer Luti Fagbenle
    Starring
  • O-T Fagbenle
  • Chris Meloni
  • Pippa Bennett-Warner
  • Comedy series about a formerly famous boyband star determined to make a comeback.

    Luti Media for Hulu, C4
    Creator Joe Wilkinson & David Earl
    Producer Hannah McKay

    Comedy short following wannabe outlaws Brian and Gulch as they attempt to become the cowboys and heroes they were never destined to be.

    Objective Fiction for Sky Television
    Creator Emma Sidi
    Producer Kelly McGolpin

    Comedy short about two best friends who go on a wild throwback summer holiday.

    Objective Fiction for Sky Television
    Producer Caroline Norris

    Emmy-nominated sketch show for the BBC and HBO.

    BBC, HBO
    Creator Henry Winkler
    Producer Richard Grocock

    CBBC series based on the series of children's books by actor Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver.

    Kindle Entertainment for CBBC
    Creator Michaela Coel

    Michaela Coel's one-woman play Chewing Gum Dreams adapted for TV for Channel 4's Comedy Blaps. Commissioned for full series.

    Retort TV for Channel 4
    Flat TV
    1 x 30'
    Starring
  • Tom Rosenthal
  • Naz Osmanoglu
  • Comedy pilot about two dysfunctional flatmates, for BBC Three's 'Feed My Funny'. Commissioned for full series.

    BBC for BBC Three
    Fried
    1 x 30'
    Producer Sarah Hammond
    Writer Jack &Harry Williams

    Comedy pilot for BBC Three 'Feed My Funny' starring Katy Wix, set in a chicken shop. Commissioned for full series.

    Two Brothers Pictures for BBC Three
    Producer Phil Gilbert
    Starring
  • Claudia O'Doherty
  • One of Australia's most serious actors has come to the UK to make some videos for her family's travel agency...

    Part of Channel 4's 2013 Comedy Blaps.

    Bwark for Channel 4
    Starring
  • Sarah Pascoe
  • Shappi Korsandi
  • Diane Morgan
  • Romesh Ranganathan
  • Web series for Amnesty International.

    Amnesty International
    Starring
  • Ben Stiller
  • Russell Brand
  • Eddie Izzard
  • Jack Whitehall
  • Extracts from the Amnesty International Gala Event.

    Radio City Music Hall / Amnesty International
    Writer Jazzie Zonzolo
    Starring
  • Ashley Walters
  • Adam Deacon
  • Online comedy sketches.

    Eleven Films for BBC

    Film

    Director 

    Producer Charlie Perkins
    Writer Chris Hayward
    Starring
  • Chris Hayward
  • Katy Wix
  • Youssef Kerkour
  • Welcome to Hamsbury Book Club, the second only book club in Hamsbury. Join Clark Cart for an afternoon of reading and talking about reading in a fairly comfortable atmosphere with local fascinating people who are fascinated with books.


    Blink Industries
    Starring
  • Sophie Okonedo
  • Campaign film for Amnesty International, drawing awareness to the devastation that oil pollution is having in the Niger Delta.

    Salt TV for Amnesty International

    Theatre

    Director 

    Starring
  • Adam Kay
  • Musical sketch show from the hit comedian.

    Pleasance Courtyard
    Starring
  • Sam Fletcher
  • Follow up show from the Edinburgh Fringe Best Newcomer Nominee.

    Pleasance Courtyard
    Starring
  • Holly Burn
  • Welcome to 'The H Club' - the Edinburgh Fringe's least exclusive private members club.

    Just The Tonic
    Sam Fletcher: Good On Paper
    Nominated for Fosters Comedy Award Best-Newcomer
    Starring
  • Sam Fletcher
  • Debut comedy show at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe.

    Bannerman's

    Writer & Director 

    Starring
  • Holly Burn
  • Innovative comedy show, set in a real house at Edinburgh Fringe.
    Starring
  • Jacob Edwards
  • Phil Gilbert
  • Debut Edinburgh show for The Sunday Defensive.

    Pleasance Courtyard
    Starring
  • Holly Burn
  • Holly Burn's hybrid of stand up, sketch and character comedy,

    Just the Tonic Caves
    Starring
  • Jacob Edwards
  • Phil Gilbert
  • Live sketch show for The Sunday Defensive,

    Pleasance Courtyard