Rupert Majendie

Comedy producer

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Biography

Rupert is a producer of live, online and TV comedy.

For TV, he has produced the critically acclaimed BBC Three series Pls Like starring Liam Williams and Tim Key, and Nick Helm's Heavy Entertainment for BBC Three. Rupert is currently developing a number of original TV comedies at Left Bank Pictures where he works as a producer.

Alongside his impressive television credits, Rupert has also created YouTube Channel and website mrbox.tv. Independently launched in 2014, mr box provides a platform for comedians to create and broadcast their own sketches and podcasts (including Hip Hop Saved My Life with Romesh Ranganathan).

On the live side Rupert runs the hugely successful Knock2Bag night which runs regular mixed bill nights at venues across London. 

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Film

Producer

Writer David Earl and Chris Hayward
Starring
  • David Earl
  • Chris Hayward
  •  

    After isolating himself from the rest of the world, Brian
    forges an unlikely friendship.



     

    TV

    Producer

    Director Jamie J Johnson
    Writer Jamie J Johnson
     

    Channel 4 comedy blap about a father, daughter, and their home-weaponised buggy on a road to vengeance.

    Kudos
     
    Wasteman
    1 x 30'
    Director James De Frond
    Writer Tom Davis
    Starring
  • Tom Davis
  • Nick Helm
  •  

    Tom Davis sitcom based around the life of a man who becomes famous online after the event of him being dumped by his girlfriend on Facebook goes viral.

    Left Bank Pictures for Comedy Central
     
    Pls Like
    6 x 15'
    Creator Olly Cambridge
    Writer Liam Williams
    Starring
  • Emma Sidi
  • Liam Williams
  • Jon Pointing
  • Tim Key
  •  

    Mockumentary following unlikely victor and struggling comedian Liam Williams, who must undertake a series of challenges in order to win a £10,000 prize.

    Left Bank Pictures for BBC Three
     
     

    Non TX pilot in development with Cardinal Burns

    Left Bank Pictures for Viceland
     
     

    Non TX taster in development with Edinburgh Comedy Award winning comedian John Kearns

    Left Bank Pictures
     
    Director Chris Howe
    Starring
  • Nick Helm
  • Rosa Robson
  •  

    Award-winning comedian Nick Helm presents a helter-skelter ride of songs, sketches, jokes, poetry, fireworks, stunts, dance, and whatever else he can muster.

    BBC for BBC Three
     
    Flat TV
    1 x 30'
    Creator Tom Rosenthal and Naz Osmanoglu
     

    Flat TV is a double-act sitcom starring Tom & Naz where two naive flatmates battle against the mundane reality of living together by imagining their boring lives through the prism of television.

    BBC for BBC Three
     
     

    Game show pilot with comedian Joe Lycett for BBC Three

    BBC for BBC Three
     
     

    A live 8-hour comedy marathon aired on BBC Three including simultaneous broadcasting online and on Red Button

    BBC for BBC Three
     
    Director Richard Valentine
     

    Highlights and live shows from the Edinburgh Fringe.

    BBC Three
     
    Director Richard Valentine
     

    Live comedy from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

    BBC Four
     
     

    BBC3 Taster to show the best of the BBC comedy online.

    BBC Three
     
    Mash
    2x15 sketches
     

    Two episodes.

    Online
     

    Assistant Producer

     

    BBC Three Feed My Funny pilot.

    BBC Three for iPlayer
     
     

    Hosted by Eddie Izzard, Ross Noble and Tommy Tiernan.

    BBC Two
     

    Radio

    Producer

    Director Julian Barratt
    Starring
  • David Earl
  • Chris Hayward
  • Dustin Demri-Burns
  • Seb Cardinal
  •  

    Cardinal Burns Present Dean And Murf is a multi-character comedy from writer-performers Cardinal Burns playing a roll call of different characters 

    Production Company Left Bank Pictures
    Broadcaster BBC Radio 2
     
    Creator Cariad Lloyd
     

    Cariad Lloyd stars in a character-driven audience sketch
    show

    Production Company BBC
    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
     
    Dong: Doc Brown
    1 x 60'
    2014
    Creator Doc Brown
     

    Hip hop comedy radio show

    Production Company BBC
    Broadcaster BBC Radio 1
     
     

    Character comedy from 2011 Edinburgh Award-winner Adam
    Riches, featuring fast-paced offbeat sketches and audience interaction

    Production Company BBC
    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
     

    Other

    Producer

     

    Monthly comedy gig for The Times newspaper.

     
     

    Monthly live show at the MOTH.

     
     

    Producing short form with upcoming and established talent.

     
     

    YouTube channel making podcasts and short form.

     
     

    Double Chortle Award winning live show.

     
     

    BBC Comedy live show.

     
     

    At the Bloomsbury Theatre