Nick
Collett

Comedy Director for TV and Film

Nick Collett is a BAFTA nominated comedy director.

Credits include Chewing GumHank Zipzer, Fried and Tracey Ullman's Show for BBC1 and HBO. He directed the forthcoming Maxxx from Luti Media for E4.

Nick has a wealth of experience and is comfortable directing both long and short-form material (he’s shot season trails for Have I got News For You and VT’s for The Last Leg), 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
  • New comedy series about a formerly famous boyband star determined to make a comeback.

    Luti Media for E4, Hulu
    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

    Sketches for the hit BBC sketch show from Tracey Ullman.

    BBC, HBO
    Producer Tom Jordan
    Writer Emma Jerrold and Lizzie Winkler
    Starring
  • Emma Sidi
  • Comedy taster set in a failing dance studio in Woking.

    Hat Trick Productions
    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. 

    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'.

    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.

    Two Brothers Pictures for BBC Three
    Starring
  • Adam Hills
  • Josh Widdicombe
  • Alex Brooker
  • Sketch director for the British comedy and late night talk show.

    Open Mike Productions for Channel 4
    Starring
  • Ian Hislop
  • Paul Merton
  • Series trailer for Season 46 of the hit topical panel show.

    Hat Trick Productions
    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

    Writer & Director 

    Producer Kelly McGolpin
    Starring
  • Antonia Campbell-Hughes
  • New MTV presenter 'Bluebell Welch' grabs viewers with her unique comic approach to interviewing music celebrities, bands, fans and confused members of the public.

    Angel Eye for MTV

    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

    Film

    Director 

    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

    Other

    Director 

    Music video for Goldspot.

    Music video for Simple Kid.

    Music video for Funeral For A Friend.

    Music video for The Enemy.

    Music video for Plan B.

    Music video for Goldspot.

    Music video for The Ordinary Boys.

    Music video for Girls Aloud.