Alan
Connor

Scriptwriter, joke-writer and journalist.

Alan’s narrative work includes Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (Amazon Studios), Netflix’s Death to 2021 and Death to 2020, The Rack Pack (BBC) and A Young Doctor's Notebook (Daniel Radcliffe / John Hamm).

He has written comic material for Charlie Brooker, Caitlin Moran and Sue Perkins. Alan has also worked on panel shows including Richard Osman's House of Games, The Big Fat Quiz of the Year, Have I Got News For You and 8 out of 10 Cats along with topical programmes and game shows.

Alan was the question editor for BBC Two’s quiz Only Connect and a writer on BBC Radio 2’s Hot Gossip and Radio 4’s Dilemma. Alan has written two books for Penguin; ‘Two Girls, One on Each Knee’ and ‘The Joy of Quiz’.

Alan has also been a presenter for Channel 4's The Word and The Big Breakfast as well as reporting for the The Daily Politics (BBC).

CV

Film

Writer 

Additional Material 
Producer Sacha Baron Cohen
Four by Two Films / Amazon Studios

Television

Writer 

Writer 
Netflix
Writer 
Director Al Campbell
Netflix
Writer 
Director Al Campbell
Netflix / 2020 Review Productions Ltd
Writer 
Yellow Door Pictures
Additional material 
CBBC / Yellow Door
Co-Writer 
Director Ben Palmer
BBC 2 / Zeppotron
Writer 
Director Brian Welsh
BBC iPlayer / Zeppotron
Writer 
Director Robert McKillop & Alex Hardcastle
Sky Arts / Big Talk Productions
Writer 
Director David Petrarca (2 Eps)
USA Network / CPL Productions
My Future Self
Pilot for 6 x 30'
Writer 
Producer Ben Cavey
BBC / Tiger Aspect
In Development
Co-Writer 
Writer Andi Osho (Co-Writer)
Zeppotron
Writer 
Writer Shaun Pye (Co-Writer)
Silver River
Writer 
Director Geoff Posner
Pozzitive Television
Pilot
Writer 
Producer Clelia Mountford
RDF
Writer 
Director Tim Hibberd
BBC 3
Writer 
Director Dominic Brigstocke
Channel 5 / Silver River

Writer & Entertainment 

Writer 
BBC 2 / Remarkable Television
Writer 
Channel 4 / BFQ
Writer 
BBC 2/ Endemol Shine
Writer 
Channel 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
Channel 4 / BFQ
Writer 
BBC 1 / Hat Trick Productions
Writer 
UKTV / Avalon Television
Writer 
Channel 4 / Expectation Entertainment
Writer/Question editor 
BBC Studios
Writer 
BBC / Whizz Kid Productions
Writer 
Channel 4 / Endemol
Writer 
BBC 4 / Battersea Arts Centre
Writer 
ITV 1 / Hotsauce Productions
Question Editor/Question Setter 
BBC 2
Writer 
Dave / Liberty Bell
Writer 
Channel 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
Channel 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
Channel 4 / Tiger Aspect
Writer 
BBC 2 / Zeppotron
Writer 
BBC 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
ITV / Second Act Productions
Writer 
Channel 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
BBC 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
Channel 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
STV Productions
Pilot
Writer 
Dave / Tiger Aspect
Writer for Sue Perkins 
BBC
Pilot
Writer 
Channel 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
Channel 4 / Zeppotron
Writer 
BBC 4 / Green Inc

Radio

Writer 

Writer 
Producer Phil Critchlow
Production Company BBC Radio 2
Writer 
Producer Ed Morrish
Production Company BBC Radio 4