Joe Hampson

Comedy writer for TV and radio

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Joe is a comedy writer working across TV and radio.

He cut his teeth writing and performing with the Bristol Revunions sketch group. After winning a writing competition with E4 he wrote on the sixth series of the hit TV show, Skins, also writing material for their online spin off series.

For radio, his credits include The News Quiz, Newsjack and an original comedy pilot for BBC, Interrogation Room B.

Joe is currently developing original comedy projects with comedian Mae Martin. His 'offbeat, blackly comic' debut stage play Rabbits premiered at the Park Theatre in July 2017. 




ProducerBryan Elsley, George Faber, John Griffin

Joe was in the writers room for the teen-comedy series series and also wrote additional online material that tells stories in-between episodes

Company Pictures for E4



DirectorSadie Spencer

A new black comedy.

Park Theatre

Writer & Performer

ProducerKnock2Bag, Brown Eyed Boy

Comedy-sketch show

Soho Theatre

Comedy sketch show

Pleasance Below, Edinburgh



Sketch Writer 

Broadcaster Radio 4
ProducerArnab Chanda
  • Jamie Demetriou
  • Ellie White
  • Daniel Rigby

    Original comedy sitcom pilot

    Broadcaster BBC Radio Comedy
    In development
    ProducerLyndsay Fenner

    Topical panel quiz radio show, taking its questions from the week's news stories

    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
    ProducerMatt Stronge, Suzy Grant

    Satirical comedy-sketch show

    Production Company Radio 4 Extra
    ProducerClare Chadburn

    Radio 1 drama mini-series

    Broadcaster BBC Radio 1