Joe Hampson

Comedy writer for TV and radio

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Biography

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. 

CV

TV

Writer

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
 

Theatre

Writer

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
 

Radio

Writer

Sketch Writer 
 

Broadcaster Radio 4
 
ProducerArnab Chanda
Starring
  • 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