Writer & Comedian

Nathan is a TV writer, comedian and actor originally from Newark-on-Trent. He has written for The Young Offenders (BBC3/RTE) and The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice (C4) as well as executive producing his own Channel 4 comedy pilot alongside Skins creator Bryan Elsley.

As an actor, he is currently filming Taika Waititi's new HBO Max series Our Flag Means Death. Nathan can most recently be seen as Spencer in Sky Comedy’s Bloods opposite Jane Horrocks and Samson Kayo. 

Nathan has worked for every major British channel, including the BBC, Channel 4, Sky, ITV and Comedy Central, and he currently has original shows in development with Hat Trick, Roughcut, Genial Productions, Balloon Entertainment, Complete Fiction and Camden Productions.

Nathan’s writing has been published in VICE and you can read a selection of his personal essays on his website.

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Director Taika Waititi
Director Will Sinclair
Roughcut for SKY

Writer & Creator & Executive Producer 

Newark, Newark
2 x 30’ script commissions
Director Penny Woolcock

Exec Producers: Nathan Foad, Dave Evans and Bryan Elsley

Balloon Entertainment for Channel 4
Taster Pilot

Writer & Creator 

Kit and Kirby
1 x 30' script commission


Genial Productions
In development
Belly Ache
6 x 5’ Script Commissions
King Bert Productions for Comedy Central
Balloon Entertainment
In development
Tina Sharkey: Psyhcic
1 x 30' script commission
Balloon Entertainment / All3 Media
In development
1 x 30' script commission

Co-written with Jess Bray

Hat Trick Productions
In development
Bad Apples
1 x 30' script commission
Genial Productions for BBC Comedy
In development
Producer Simon Mayhew-Archer
Camden Productions
In development

Co-written with Monica Heisey

Complete Fiction
In development


The Irregulars
1 x 30 script commission

Head writer for series

Tiger Aspect for ITV2
Producer Tim Whitby
Director Jim Archer
Vico Films for BBC3/RTE
Writers' room

Writer​ for Tom Allen 

Exec Producer: Jo Bunting

Producer: Monica Long

Love Productions for Channel 4

Writer & Script Editor 

Producer Nima Shahmalekpur & Rebecca Hewett
Director Theo Davies


Viacom International for Comedy Central