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Dominic English is a writer/producer who started his TV career way back in 1994 on the Big Breakfast.
For the first part of his TV career Dom mainly worked as producer writing material and scripts for many of the shows he was producing. As a series producer and script editor for the 11 O’Clock Show on Channel 4 he was instrumental in launching the careers of Ricky Gervais, Sasha Baron Cohen and the actor Mackenzie Crook.
In 2001 Dom wrote the sitcom Pay and Display which aired on ITV 1.
Dom went on to produce and and executive produce shows such as Fear Factor, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Argumental, Fame Academy and Big Brother’s Big Mouth.
Since 2008 Dom has concentrated on gag writing, mainly for Jimmy Carr’s TV projects. But also for many headline comedians including Katherine Ryan, Mickey Flanagan, Jack Whitehall and Lee Mack. Plus he has written countless hours of voice over scripts for dodgy reality shows and low rent internet clip shows.
Dom’s writing credits are many and varied, but include:
The X Factor ITV
Armando Iannucci’s Friday Night Armistice BBC
Big Fat Quiz of the Year C4
Roast Battle Comedy Central
Drunk History, Comedy Central
Sunday Night at The Palladium ITV
8 Out of 10 Cats C4
Celebrity Squares ITV
8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown C4
The Charlotte Church Show C4
Mock The Week BBC
10 O’Clock Live C4
All Star Mr And Mrs ITV
Dara O’Briain’s Go8Bit Comedy Central
Blankety Blank ITV
Five Star Hotel E4
The Nightly Show ITV
Magaluf Weekender ITV
The Fix Netflix
The 1% Club SKY
I Literally Just Told You C4
Most Ridiculous Comedy Central
Ready To Mingle ITV
Your Face Or Mine E4
Channel 4 Election Special 2010, 2015, 2019.
Lee Mack’s Duck Quacks Don’t Echo SKY
The Last Leg C4
Backstage With Katherine Ryan Netflix
In 2021 Dom wrote his first novel. A jet black horror comedy about a murderous 7 year old girl, called The Catspider. Which is yet to be published. So if you can help with that, please let him know…