James Cary.

Mistakes in the 1st ten pages of your sitcom script: 5

Mistake 5: You're writing a series of vignettes, not a sitcom.

James Cary, Sitcom Geek, 21st March 2019

What makes a truly great sitcom?

I was asked this question the other day. (Actually it was on the private Facebook group for Patreon Subscribers for Sitcom Geeks. One of the perks of supporting the podcast): What makes a truly great sitcom?

James Cary, Sitcom Geek, 4th March 2019

The Sacred Art Of Joking by James Cary review

Much comedy output comes with the disclaimer: "Not for the easily offended." But that's precisely who SHOULD be reading this book about how jokes can backfire.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 18th January 2019

5 mistakes in first pages of your sitcom script: 4

You're writing a panel game, not a sitcom.

James Cary, Sitcom Geek, 12th December 2018

5 mistakes in first pages of your sitcom script: 3

You're basically writing a CV, not a sitcom.

James Cary, Sitcom Geek, 3rd December 2018

Radio 4 comedies nominated in BBC Audio Awards 2019

A number of Radio 4 comedy series have been nominated in the BBC Audio Drama Awards 2019.

British Comedy Guide, 21st November 2018

Where do sitcom characters come from?

It's a good question, especially if you're in the business of writing and creating sitcom. A sitcom isn't really a situation, but a place where characters interact and generally get on each others' nerves.

James Cary, Sitcom Geek, 31st October 2018

Can British comedy make a killing online?

A specialist comedy streaming platform is aiming for success in the UK and beyond.

Daniel Cooper, Engadget, 5th October 2018