Comedy Director for TV and Film

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

Recent credits include Everyone Else Burns for Channel 4, Ghosts S3 for BBC1, Maxxx for C4 and Hulu, and 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.




Writer Dillon Mapletoft & Oliver Taylor
  • Simon Bird
  • Kate O’Flynn
  • Amy James-Kelly
  • Lolly Adefope
  • Soph Galustian
  • Morgana Robinson
  • Coming-of-age comedy about a Mancunian family and the puritanical Christian sect they are devoted to.

    JAX Media, Universal International Studios for Channel 4
    Creator Simon Farnaby, Martha Howe-Douglas, Jim Howick, Laurence Rickard, Ben Willbond.
    Producer Matthew Mulot
  • Charlotte Ritchie
  • Lolly Adefope
  • Kiell Smith-Bynoe
  • Katy Wix
  • Hit British sitcom that follows a collection of ghosts from different historical periods haunting a country house.

    Monumental Pictures for BBC One
    Creator Ayo Edebiri and Rachel Sennott
  • 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 US
    Creator OT Fagbenle
    Producer Luti Fagbenle
  • 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'
  • 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
    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
  • 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
  • Sarah Pascoe
  • Shappi Korsandi
  • Diane Morgan
  • Romesh Ranganathan
  • Web series for Amnesty International.

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

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

    Eleven Films for BBC



    Producer Charlie Perkins
    Writer Chris Hayward
  • 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
  • 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



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

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

    Pleasance Courtyard
  • 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
  • Sam Fletcher
  • Debut comedy show at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe.


    Writer & Director 

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

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

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

    Pleasance Courtyard