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"Crumbly old comedy junkie" (Kunt and The Gang)
"Enigmatic biographer"
(Bruce Dessau's Beyond The Joke)
"The Boswell of the alternative comedy scene"
(Chortle)
“Fleming knows a bit about comedy’s extremities”(Fest magazine)
"One of the most influential figures in British comedy"
(The Skinny)
"He’s someone who can recognise a comedy diamond in the rough" (The Scotsman)
"The most interesting, informed and stimulating writing on the Fringe" (critic Kate Copstick)
"Ever-wise... Ever-great... Agree with him or not, there’s research and opinion and everything." (Such Small Portions)

TELEVISION AND FILMS


ACTION TIME
Researcher "Joker in The Pack" for BBC1

ANGLIA TV
Scriptwriter, Promotions
Writer/Editor "Film Five"
Writer-Producer, Promotions
Director, Promotions
Director/Manager, Promotions

Script Consultant "Trisha"

ASSEMBLY FILM & TELEVISION
Programme Consultant "Jo Brand's Hot Potatoes"

ATV
Scriptwriter, Promotions
Concept/research "Moonlight Sonata" (documentary on wartime bombing of Coventry)
Researcher "Tiswas"

BBC TV
Researcher, Ceefax
Sub-Editor, Ceefax
Researcher, BBC TV News
Writer, BBC Elstree Entertainment Dept 'Offers'
Script Consultant, "Four Square" gameshow

PETER BEARD PRODUCTION
Script "The Jingle Zone" (launch promo)
Script "Lifestyle TV" (Dutch PR tape)
Script "Lifestyle TV" (UK marketing tape)
Script "Smirnoff's 170th Anniversary" (PR tape)
Script "Terry's Chocolates 1989 Xmas" (PR tape)

BRITISH ANIMATION AWARDS
Judge "Best Use of Humour in Animation"

CAPLAN WILKIE
Co-director ITV sales tape
Concept ITV press/agency tape
Script Granada Productions US sales tape

CENTRAL TV
Researcher "Tiswas"
Researcher "The Saturday Show"
Associate Producer "The Saturday Show"

CHANNEL 4
Producer-Director, Promotions

CHANNEL 5
Co-director station launch press tape
Consultant concept/script station launch programme

CHANNEL X
Researcher "The Last Resort With Jonathan Ross" for Channel 4
Talent Consultant "Tonight With Jonathan Ross" for Channel 4

DISCOVERY EUROPE
Producer, Promotions

FAMILY CHANNEL
Consultant, station launch promotions
Director, Promotions

FIRST INDEPENDENT FILMS
Director, Corporate tape

GANGSTER VIDEOS
Production Manager & Consultant on:
"Angel of the Underworld"

"Bamford's Bust Up 1"
"Bamford's Bust Up 2"
"Beyond The Grave - The Krays"
"Ronnie Biggs Night Out 1 & 2"
"Bride of Bronson - I Married a Monster"

"Carlton Leach: The Real Rise of a Foot Soldier"
"Cass Pennant - Enough Said!"
"CFC: The Cage Fighters Championship"
"Cockney Rejects"

"Dave Courtney's Dodgy DVD"
"Dave Courtney - Even Dodgier"
"Dave Courtney's Party - Uncut!"

"Free at Last - Reg Kray's Funeral"
"Gangsters UK"
"Jason Marriner: Football Hooligan!"
"Jimmy White - The One and Only"
"Jimmy White & Alan McManus' Absolute Snooker"
"Joe Egan With The Toughest Men on the Planet"
"The Krays' Geordie Connection"
"The Krays' Geordie Connection DVD"
"Mad Frank Fraser - Friends & Enemies"
"Punch-Up Volume 1"
"Punch-Up Volume 2"
"Punch-Up Volume 3"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 1"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 2"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 3"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 4"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 5"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 6"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 7"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 8"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 9"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 10"
"Pyle's Punch-Up 11"
"Roy Shaw: Brute Force"
"Roy Shaw: Fight School "
"Thug Club"
"Total Violence 1"
"Total Violence 2"
"A Tribute to Tony Lambrianou"
"The Ultimate Gangster Collection"
"The Ultimate Gangster DVD"
"The Ultimate Gangster DVD 2"

"Underground Boxing" (TV series)
"Warriors II"
"Warriors III"
"Warriors IV"

GMTV
Scriptwriter, station launch promotions

GRANADA TV
Scriptwriter/trailermaker, Promotions
Liaison/writing, local lunchtime News
Researcher "Cartoon Crackers"
Researcher "Hold Tight!"
Researcher "Ruby Turner in Concert"
Researcher "It Bites in Concert"
Researcher, pre-production "Runway"
Question contributor "Connections"
Editor/Manager, Promotions
Director, Promotions

Script Consultant "This Morning"

REG GRUNDY PRODUCTIONS
Question contributor "Txandaka" game show for Euskal Telebista, Spain
Question contributor "Txandaka" re-format for Euskal Telebista, Spain

HARPER CREATIVE
Voice-Over Director, three soft-core porn channels
Script consultant Hallmark promos
Script consultant TCM docu "The First 100 Years of The Western"

Voice-Over Director, MTV movie competitions
Voice-Over Director, Nickelodeon movie competition
Researcher TCM docu "The A-Z of Crime Movies"

HTV
Associate Producer, Promotions
Producer-Director, Promotions
Director, press, sales, marketing & sponsorship tapes
Director, HTV Group corporate tape
Director, Rights Division international launch tape

IMAGICIANS
Associate Producer "The World of Guinness Peat Aviation" (12 minute corporate video)

ITCA
Writer/Producer/Editor "Children's ITV" for ITV

ITVA
Co-director ITV sales/marketing/press tapes
Co-director ITV re-launch tape

ITV NETWORK CENTRE
Co-director ITV sales/marketing tapes
Consultant concept & script, press/ad agency tape
Producer-Director, ITV Daytime relaunch promos
Consultant/Producer-Director, promos

Producer-Director, ITV2 sales tape

ITV NEWS CHANNEL
Consultant/producer image/promos

JOHN FLEMING PRESENTS
"Killer Bitch" (full-length movie)

LAID BARE NET
Production Manager & Consultant on:
"Shell & Vanessa- Laid Bare"
"Sam Heuston - Laid Bare"
"The Laid Bare Collection"

LAMBIE HARPER
Launch promos Discovery Channel, Italy
Launch promos Discovery Channel, South Africa

THE LEARNING CHANNEL
Producer, Promotions

LIFESTYLE
Writer-Producer, Promotions

LWT
Researcher "Game For a Laugh"
Researcher "Surprise! Surprise!"

MENTORN FILMS
Associate Producer "Early Bird" for Channel 4

MIRRORVISION
Writer-Producer, Promotions

NOEL GAY TV
Associate Producer, BSB series development
Associate Producer "The Flip Show" pilot for BSB
Associate Producer "Pull The Plug!" pilot for BSB
Fact contributor "La Triviata" for BSB
Question contributor "Origins" pilot for BSB
Talent consultant "The Happening" for BSB
Producer "Malcolm Hardee: 25 Years in Showbiz" for BSB
Producer "Jerry Sadowitz: The Last Laugh" for BSB
Producer, pre-production "Hardee's Half Hour" for Channel 4

OPEN MIKE
Talent Consultant "The Jack Dee Show" pilot for Channel 4
Researcher "Jack Dee's Saturday Night" for ITV

PERFORMANCE
Producer-Director, Promotions
Producer-Director, Corporate Commercials

SCREENSPORT
Producer, Promotions

SOUTHERN TV
Scriptwriter, Promotions

TALBOT TV
Question contributor, "Who's Bluffing Who?" for BBC1

TARA TV (Dublin)
Producer-Director station launch promos
Producer-Director station re-launch promos

THAMES TV
Scriptwriter, Promotions

TV3
Producer-Director, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish promotions

TV1000
Producer-Director, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish promotions
Producer-Director, "Film till tusen":...Swedish movie preview programme (30 mins)

TVMAX (Prague)
Producer, Czech promotions for Max 1 & Supermax
Producer, Czech marketing tapes

TVS
Journalist/Trailermaker, Promotions
Researcher, "Prove It!"
Director, Promotions

UK GOLD
Producer-Director, Promotions
Director, Sales tape

UNIVERSAL HARMONY FILMS
Co-writer treatment, feature film "One Life Later"
Scriptwriter, feature film "One Life Later"

UPC TV (Amsterdam)
Producer-Director, station launch promos

WOODS' NETWORK HEROES
Writer, links Discovery Home & Leisure "House"

YORKSHIRE TV
Writer-Producer, Promotions