Marc Blakewill

Marc is a comedy writer with great experience in writing for various formats: from gags to episode-length narrative as well as copywriting online videos, greetings cards and speech writing.

Credits include: Horrible Histories (BBC), Off Their Rockers (ITV), DNN (CBBC) and The Four O'Clock Club (CBBC). Marc also writes comedy books and is the co-author of various books (including The Brexit Cookbook) which have been featured in the national press, including The Guardian, Independent, Time Out and Huffington Post.

London (Greater London)

Julia Mills
+44 (0)20 7632 5284


The Brexit Cookbook - satirical cookbook, Summersdale (2017) - author

Wanksy - satirical art book, Summersdale (2012) - author

Greetings cards

Say It! Cardmix, 2018 - award-winning photographic humour range (Henry Cole award)

Middle-class Crime, Cardmix 2016 - photographic humour range

TV, Radio and Online

Will & Chloe’s hot date, Catsnake, Viral video for Friends of the Earth (writer)

Tech Solutions for Carers, Catsnake, Online   Video for Carers UK (writer)

Train vs Plane, Catsnake, Online Video for Virgin Trains (re-write)

4 O’Clock Club, CBBC, Sitcom – episode writer on series 4 & 5

DNN, CBBC, Spoof news show - writer on series 1

Virtually There, BBC Learning, BBC2, Song writer for kids language-learning shows

Ace Of Clubs, BBC Comedy, BBC Pilot, Panel show non-broadcast pilot hosted by Warwick Davis

Funny Plus One, BBC Comedy, BBC3, Pilot for Saturday Night Live-style comedy show

X husband, BBC Comedy, Online Viral video starring voice of X Factor, Peter Dickson

Horrible Histories, Lion TV BBC1, CBBC Sketch Show. Series 1 and 2.

Russell Howard’s Good News, Avalon  BBC3, Series 2 - 9 of his BBC3 news show.

Hudd & Quantick’s Global Village, Perfectly Normal, Radio 2 Sketch show starring Roy Hudd and David Quantick

White Van Man Granada Media BBC3, Sitcom about a handy man (contributing writer)

The All-Star Impressions Show, Pett and Baby Cow, ITV1, Christmas Special impressions show for ITV, Headcases, ITV Productions, Topical animated sketch show

Sorry, I’ve Got No Head So Television, BBC1, CBBC sketch show

Comedy Cuts, ITV Productions ITV2, Sketches for Jess Robinson

The Charlotte Church Show, Monkey Kingdom, Channel 4, Series 2 of her comedy show

Trexx n Flipside Hanrahan Media, BBC3, Contemporary sitcom - Pilot Script Polish

Grrr, Angel Eye, BBC Radio Scotland - Radio sketch show

Jiggedy The Comedy Unit, BBC Radio Scotland, Sketch show pilot for BBC Radio Scotland

2DTV, 2DTV Productions, ITV1, Series 4 and 5 of topical animated sketch show

Weakest Link, BBC2 - Gag-writing for Anne Robinson

This Day, Open Mike - Radio 4 Historical sketch pilot

Lipsmackin’, Angel Eye, BBC3 - Ventriloquist-based hidden camera sketch show

CHAOS Clinic, Talkback Thames, Five - Narrative for lifestyle show

The 11 O’Clock Show, Talkback Productions, Channel 4 - gag writer

Bearded Ladies BBC, Radio 4 Contemporary - sketch writer

Parsons & Naylor’s Pull-Out Sections, BBC Radio 2 - gag writer

Animation, Books, Comedy, Film, Radio, Television, Theatre