Daniel Lawrence Taylor.

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As a black writer in a white industry, we need support

Working in the world of TV, a small core of black writers, including myself, often find ourselves dismissed and undermined. It is time for change says Daniel Lawrence Taylor.

Daniel Lawrence Taylor, The Guardian, 26th June 2020

ITV declines more Timewasters

Timewasters, ITV2's sitcom about four young black jazz musicians who find themselves transported through time, will not be returning for a third series.

British Comedy Guide, 16th March 2020

Review: Why ITV2's Timewasters is worth your time.

With the ability to transport its characters to any time in the past or future, Timewasters has endless possibilities, and its black central cast allows for a new, interesting spin on the time travel genre.

Luke, The Custard TV, 11th March 2019

Daniel Lawrence Taylor interview

"We're going through a black renaissance"

Sarah Carson, i Newspaper, 11th March 2019

I talk to Daniel Lawrence Taylor

In 2018 Timewasters was BAFTA nominated and Daniel Lawrence Taylor who wrote and starred in the series was awarded the RTS Breakthrough Award, so it's no surprise that the time-travelling comedy is back for another run on ITV2.

Elliot Gonzalez, I Talk Telly, 9th March 2019

Interview: Timewasters creator Daniel Lawrence Taylor

The show follows a four-piece South London jazz band who travel back in time. In Series 2 of ITV2's sitcom Timewasters, we see them transported to 1950's London. The band quickly decide to start a jazz club to rival others.

Steven Broadbent, Telly Binge, 6th March 2019

Timewasters creator confirms US version is in the works

Daniel Lawrence Taylor will oversee the US remake which will be produced by Grammy Award-winning artist LL Cool J.

Elliot Gonzalez, I Talk Telly, 5th March 2019

Timewasters returns to the 1950s

ITV2's hit comedy Timewasters is to return to screens in 2019 with the black London jazz quartet transported to the 1950s.

British Comedy Guide, 8th August 2018