Comedy producer

Rupert is a producer of live, online and TV comedy. He is currently Head of Comedy at Baby Cow.

For TV, he has produced the BAFTA-nominated BBC series Pls Like (series 1 and 2) starring Liam Williams and Tim Key, and Nick Helm's Heavy Entertainment for BBC Three. Rupert most recently produced the new Tom Davis and James de Frond sitcom King Gary which will air in early 2019 on BBC One.  

Alongside his impressive television credits, Rupert has also created YouTube Channel and website 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).

For film, he is developing a feature length version of Brian and Charles; a short originally produced for mrbox with David Earl and Chris Hayward.

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




Writer David Earl and Chris Hayward
  • David Earl
  • Chris Hayward
  • After isolating himself from the rest of the world, Brian forges an unlikely friendship.

    Film 4
    In development



    Director James de Frond
    Writer Tom Davis and James De Frond
  • Tom Davis
  • Laura Checkley
  • Simon Day
  • Camille Coduri
  • Shiny Button for BBC One
    Writer David Earl
  • David Earl
  • Director James De Frond
    Writer Steve Stamp, Allan Mustafa and Hugo Chegwin
    Channel 4 / Shiny Button Productions Ltd
    Creator Olly Cambridge
    Writer Liam Williams
  • 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.

    Series 2 is currently in post production and will be aired later this year.

    Left Bank Pictures for BBC Three
    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.

    1 x 30'
    Director James De Frond
    Writer Tom Davis
  • 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

    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
  • 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
    2x15 sketches

    Two episodes.


    Assistant Producer 

    BBC Three Feed My Funny pilot.

    BBC Three for iPlayer

    Hosted by Eddie Izzard, Ross Noble and Tommy Tiernan.

    BBC Two



    Director Julian Barratt
  • 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

    Production Company BBC
    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
    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



    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

    Producer & Presenter 

    A comedy podcast about hip hop presented by award winning comedian Romesh Ranganathan.