Ollie is an award-winning writer for stage, screen and radio. He is the winner of the British Comedy Guide Sitcom Competition 2022 and Soho House Hot Seat. While he has previously been nominated for the David Nobbs Memorial Comedy award, the BAFTA Rocliffe TV Comedy prize and the Liverpool Hope Playwriting prize.
He is currently under commission for two new television comedy/ dramas with The Story Collective and Brock Media. While also under commission by both Hampstead Theatre and Tuckshop UK for original plays.
Recently, his original play Nightmare(ish) was broadcast on BBC Radio 4. The play was critics’ choice in The Times, The Sunday Times and The Radio Times.
The play can be heard here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m001m4w2
The script - which was added to the BBC Writersroom library: https://www.bbc.co.uk/writersroom/scripts/radio-drama/nightmareish
Ollie has also shadowed in the Industry (BBC & HBO) series three writers’ room.
He has written, directed and edited a host of award-winning comedy sketches. These sketches have appeared across BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio London and BBC Radio Essex. The sketches have recently been added to the British Comedy Guide.
His theatre credits include Troy Story (Edinburgh Fringe, Underbelly), Those We Exile (Almedia Theatre), Coconuts (Lyric Hammersmith), The Strictly Curse (Southwark playhouse) and Warm and Chewy (Old Red Lion Theatre).
He has also signed with Lauren Gardener and Callen Martin at Bell Lomax Moreton for my first middle grade novel.