One of the country's leading scriptwriters, John's early credits include classic BBC comedies Not The Nine O' Clock News and the Kenny Everett programmes. His association with Rory Bremner goes back over 30 years and he worked on all Rory's series and specials for both BBC and C4 as main script writer/script editor. His particular feeling for topical comedy has been utilised to great effect on countless projects in all media and includes many years as writer of BBC Radio 4's The News Quiz.