TV comedy and animation writer for kids, adults and family audiences

Tim is a creator, writer and producer, specialising in comedy, action-adventure, animation and children’s entertainment… anything with a funny bone, adrenalin pulse or beating heart.

He’s written hundreds of episodes for some of the world’s most beloved children’s characters including PJ Masks, Fireman Sam, Go Jetters, Bob the Builder, Thomas & Friends, Pip & Posy, Dave Spud, Dennis & Gnasher, Pocoyo, Bluey and Aardman’s Morph.

He created and exec-produced ABC Kids’ hit action-comedy series Kangaroo Beach, which has been downloaded over 8.5 million plays from ABC iView. The show scored the #1 spot for catch-up views following its Boxing Day 2020 premiere – beating all kids and adult shows across all networks. The show has inspired toy and clothing lines, as well as swimwear by Zoggs and books published by Pan MacMillan. It screens in the UK on Nick Jr.

Tim won the 2018 British Writer’s Guild Award for Best Children’s Episode and the 2017 Australian Writers Guild Award for Best Animation.

Alongside kids telly, Tim has written short films, stage musicals and TV comedy for grown ups, including gags and material for international personalities including Ben Elton and MC Hammer.

Tim also voices a variety of people, animals, buses and trains in series such as Love Monster, Go Jetters and Thomas & Friends.



Writer & Creator 

Animated action-comedy series set amongst the sun, surf and sand at a beach patrolled by kangaroo lifesavers.

Cheeky Little Media for ABC, Sonar

Action-comedy mixed media series for preschoolers.

ABC Kids & Werner Productions
In Development


Producer Sarah Cox
Director Peter Lord

Classic Aardman claymation series.

Creator Ed Foster
Producer Iain Harvey
  • Johnny Vegas
  • Gina Yashere
  • Philip Glenister
  • Jane Horrocks
  • A new animated sitcom about a boy prone to disaster.

    Illuminated Films for CITV
    Eye Present for Nickelodeon
    Producer Jean-Pierre Quenet
  • Jacob Ewaniuk
  • Addison Holley
  • Global hit action-adventure series about three young superheroes based on the book series by Romuald Racioppo.

    Counterfeit Cat
    2018 WGGB Award for Best Children’s Episode, Australian Writer's Guild Award for Best Animation Script
    3 x 11'
    Producer Sarah Mattingley
    Director Ben Marsaud
  • Marc Wootton
  • Alex Kelly
  • The story of an unconventional friendship between a lazy, selfish house cat and an excitable, naive alien.

    Disney XD
    Producer Karina Stanford-Smith
    Director Boris Hiestand
  • Freddie Fox
  • Ryan Sampson
  • CGI reboot of the classic Beano cartoon.


    Big life learnings from a little hairy monster with a big heart.

    5 x 7'
    Producer Charlie Aspinwell
    Director Daley Pearson
  • Julian Dennison
  • Sci-fi-comedy about a monster hunter’s young apprentices.

    1 x 7'

    Comedy series about a group of seven nutty friends.

    Creator Keith Chapman
  • Rob Rackstraw
  • Kate Harbour
  • Lee Ingleby
  • Joanne Froggat
  • Blake Harrison
  • CGI reboot of the popular series.

    HIT Entertainment
    Fireman Sam
    11 x 11'
    Creator Rob Lee, Dave Gingell and Dave Jones
  • Steven Kynman
  • Action-adventure series about a heroic firefighting crew

    HIT Entertainment
    Creator Britt Allcroft and Philip D. Fehrle
  • Michael Angelis
  • Michael Brandon
  • John Hasler
  • Writer and various voices for the Hit series about a steam engine and his adventures.

    Channel 5
    Go Jetters
    7 x 11'
    Creator Katie Simmons and Barry Quinn
  • Tommie Earl Jenkins
  • Akie Kotabe
  • Writer and voice cameo for a series about four explorers on a global adventure.

    BBC for Cbeebies
    Creator Sally Hunter
  • Ainsley Howard
  • Clark Devlin
  • Show about a young dragon who is learning to fly, aided by bumbling fairy, Fizzy Izy.

    Blue Zoo/ Nickelodeon/ Aardman
    1 x 10'
    Creator Charlie Aspinwell
    Director Joe Brumm

    Animated preschool comedy series about a family of blue heelers.

    Bitz & Bob
    2 x 10'
    Creator Dan Bays

    Animated series about a young female inventor and creator.

    Producer Simon Whalley & Liz Oliver
  • Jenson Button
  • Lewis Hamilton
  • Alexander Armstrong
  • Brian Cox
  • Animated comedy series based on the world of McLaren racing cars.

    Framestore for SKY

    Series development.


    Comedy series based on the popular Very British Problems.

    Alaska Productions
    In Development

    Project development.

    Producer Patrick Egerton
    Director David Webster

    Animated comedy series set in a town full of wacky championships.

    Oh Yuck!
    3 x 22'
    Creator Fin Edquist, Justin Schneider and Melanie Orr
    Director Fin Edquist, Justin Schneider and Melanie Orr
  • David Collins
  • Nia Roam
  • Fast-paced, fact-laden comedy series about gross bodily functions.

    1 x 11'
  • Rasmus Hardiker
  • Jules de Jongh
  • Animated comedy series about a half-boy, half-oyster adopted by humans.

    Je Suis Bien Content for Disney XD
    Creator Gwen Stefani
  • Danny Smith
  • Reagen Rees
  • Charlotte Nicdao
  • Animated comedy-fantasy about Gwen Stefani’s band.

    Director Luke Jurevicius
  • Luke Jurevicius
  • Aletheia Burney
  • Series about a young boy affected with phobias.

    Creator Mike Geiger
    Producer Stu Connolly & Tristan Homer
  • Matt Baram
  • Tony Nappo
  • The intergalactic adventures of 12 year Winston Steinburger.

    Get Ace
    8 x 11'
    Producer Gian Christian & Dina McPherson
  • Emily Wheaton
  • Lyall Brooks
  • Series about Ace McDougal who is mistakenly given top secret, ultra high-tech experimental braces.

    Galaxy Pop for Channel Ten
    Producer Cathy Ni Fhlaithearta
    Director Jo Boag & Greg Ingram
  • Charlie Haye
  • Josie Taylor
  • Series about identical twin sisters who are detectives.

    Super RTL
    Producer Cathy Ni Fhlaithearta & Suzanne Ryan
    Director Jo Boag & Greg Ingram

    Animated television series based on the picture books.

    Nine Network
    Producer Ali Bryer Carron
    Director Angie de Chastelai Smith
  • Pippa Haywood
  • Phil Cornwell
  • Sketch show spoof edition of the hit business series.

    Producer Stu Connolly
    Director Glenn Kirkpatrick

    Hit children's series about Dennis the Menace who gets up to fun and mischief with his friends, Pieface and Curly.

    Red Kite Animation for CBBC
    5 x 11'
    Creator Barry Quinn
    Producer Katherine McQueen

    Development & Script Writer. Children's series about ten creatures with numbers on their tummies.

    Watson and Oliver
    Sketch Writer
  • Lorna Watson
  • Ingrid Oliver
  • Popular British comedy sketch show.

    Popper Pictures for BBC 2
    Producer Craig Campbell
    Director Peter Ots
  • Rove McManus
  • Carrie Bickmore
  • Peter Helliar
  • Dave Hughes
  • Variety talk show featuring an ensemble cast.

    Roving Enterprises for Channel 10
    The Wedge
    26 x 30'
    Producer Steve Dundon
  • Jason Gann
  • Rebel Wilson
  • Marney McQueen
  • Kate Jenkinson
  • Sketch comedy series set in Wedgedale, a mythical suburban paradise.

    Cornerbox Productions for Channel 10
    Kidd Kelly
    1 x 11'
    Producer Bernadette O'Mahoney
  • Dave Hughes
  • Judith Lucy
  • Pia Miranda
  • Animated television series development.

    Australian Children's Television Foundation

    French children's animation series. 

    One Entertainment France



    Children's musical comedy published and performed across the UK, USA, Canada, South Africa and Australia.

    Maverick Musicals

    Children’s musical comedy published and performed across the UK, USA, Canada and Australia.

    Maverick Musicals

    Children's musical comedy published and performed across Australia.

    Maverick Musicals

    Children’s musical comedy published and performed across the UK, USA, Canada, Japan and Australia. Maverick’s 2006 #1 bestseller.

    Maverick Musicals