The Thick Of It. Ben Swain (Justin Edwards)
Justin Edwards is an English actor and writer.

More information

Stage name
Jeremy Lion
Nationality
English

Awards

Chortle Awards 2007
Best Sketch, Variety or Character Act: Nominee
Chortle Awards 2006
Best Sketch, Variety or Character Act: Winner
Chortle Awards 2005
Best Sketch, Variety or Character Act: Nominee
Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2005
Best Comedy Show: Nominee
Chortle Awards 2004
Best Sketch, Variety or Character Act: Winner
Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2002
Best Newcomer: Winner

Credits

Year Production Role
2021 Saucer Todd's Father
2021 Party's Over - Series 1 Jones
2021 Jeremy Lion: Lion Bites Writer
2021 Jeremy Lion: Lion Bites Jeremy Lion
2021 The Unbelievable Truth - Series 25
  1. E3 - Episode Three
  2. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2020 There She Goes - Series 2
  1. E3 - Head Space
  2. E4 - We Need To Talk About Rosie
Barney
2020 Jeremy Lion's Education Song Jeremy Lion
2020 Isolation Song Contest Tonno e Fagioli
2020 Now Wash Your Hands
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2020 The Trip - The Trip To Greece
  1. E3 - Pelion To Athens
Greg
2020 Where This Service Will... - Where This Service Will Depart David
2020 Home - Series 2
  1. E3 - Episode Three
  2. E5 - Episode Five
Mr Hobson
2019 Agendum - Series 2 Ensemble Actor
2019 Kevin Eldon Will See You Now - Series 4 Ensemble Actor
2019 Party's Over - Pilot Jones
2019 Yesterday Leo (Russian Stranger)
2019 Mrs Sidhu Investigates - Mrs Sidhu's Deadly Highland Game Inspector Burton
2019 Where This Service Will... - Where This Service Will Separate David
2018 There She Goes - Series 1
  1. E1 - One Day In The Life Of Rosie Yates
  2. E5 - Ben
Barney
2018 There She Goes - Series 1
  1. E1 - One Day In The Life Of Rosie Yates
  2. E5 - Ben
Barney
2018 Still Open All Hours - Series 5
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Mr Teasdale
2018 Agendum - Series 1 Ensemble Actor
2018 Where This Service Will... - Where This Service Will Connect David
2017 Paddington 2 Dozy Policeman
2017 Zapped - Series 2
  1. E5 - Showtime
Ffffffffffffkenbub
2017 The Death Of Stalin Spartak Sokolov (Conductor 1)
2017 Mrs Sidhu Investigates - Murder with Masala Inspector Burton
2017 Mrs Sidhu Investigates - Murder with Masala Josh
2017 Mrs Sidhu Investigates - Murder with Masala Carlos
2017 Rum Bunch Writer
2017 Rum Bunch Host / Presenter
2017 Where This Service Will... - Where This Service Will Continue David
2017 Kevin Eldon Will See You Now - Series 3 Ensemble Actor
2017 The Trip - The Trip To Spain
  1. E2 - Etxebarri
  2. E4 - Nöla
Greg
2016 Are You Being Served? Mr Rumbold
2016 Murder In Successville - Series 2
  1. E5 - Head, Shoulders, Knees & Toes
Writer (Additional Material)
2016 The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret - Series 3
  1. E1 - Todd Margaret Part 1
  2. E2 - Todd Margaret Part 2
  3. E4 - The Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret Part 1
Peter Dervish
2016 Where This Service Will... - Where This Service Will Terminate David
2015 Professor Branestawm - Professor Branestawm Returns Radio Announcer
2015 Millie Inbetween - Series 2
  1. Special - Craig Come Home
Santa
2015 Cradle To Grave
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. E5 - Episode Five
Headmaster
2015 Bill Francis Drake
2015 Horrible Histories - Series 6 Writer
2015 Chat Show Roulette Creator
2015 Chat Show Roulette Host / Presenter
2015 In And Out Of The Kitchen Anthony McIlvanney
2014 Man Down - Christmas Special
  1. Finding Nesta
Solicitor
2014 Paddington Desk Sergeant
2014 Puppy Love
  1. E3 - Episode Three
  2. E4 - Episode Four
Tim Beggs
2014 Kevin Eldon Will See You Now - Series 2 Ensemble Actor
2014 I Killed Rasputin Self
2014 Harry And Paul's Story Of The 2s Various
2014 Monks Brother Bernard
2014 W1A - Series 1
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Mark Stephenson
2014 In And Out Of The Kitchen - Series 3
  1. E4 - The Travel Piece
Writer
2014 In And Out Of The Kitchen - Series 3 Anthony
2013 Newsjack - Series 9 Host / Presenter
2013 The News Quiz - Series 81 Guest
2013 The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret - Series 2
  1. E4 - In Which Todd Accidentally Learns A Secret And Brent And Doug Get Closer To Further From The Truth
  2. E5 - The Crime Scene, The Storyteller And The Sanctimonious Tower Of Morality
  3. E6 - Conclusion
TV Newscaster
2013 It's Kevin Ensemble Actor
2013 Being Eileen - Series 1
  1. E4 - Monopoly
Language Tape (Voice)
2013 Newsjack - Series 8 Host / Presenter
2013 Newsjack - Newsjack Revisited 2012 Host / Presenter
2013 Cabin Pressure - Series 4
  1. E4 - Wokingham
Simon Crieff
2013 In And Out Of The Kitchen - Series 2 Anthony
2012 Spy - Series 2
  1. E8 - Codename: Double Oh
Double
2012 The News Quiz - Series 78 Guest
2012 Harry & Paul - Series 4 Ensemble Actor
2012 Newsjack - Series 7 Host / Presenter
2012 The Thick Of It - Series 4 Ben Swain
2012 Kevin Eldon Will See You Now - Series 1 Ensemble Actor
2012 Mr Blue Sky - Series 2 Dr Ray Marsh
2012 Pramface - Series 1
  1. E6 - Aaargh
James
2012 What's So Funny? - Series 3
  1. E11 - Episode Eleven
Guest
2012 Newsjack - Series 6 Host / Presenter
2012 The One...
  1. E2 - The One Jasper Carrott
Kidnapper
2012 Pixelface - Series 2 Writer
2012 Pixelface - Series 2 Romford (Voice)
2011 Newsjack - Newsjack Revisited 2011 Host / Presenter
2011 Black Mirror - Series 1
  1. E1 - The National Anthem
Jon
2011 Listen Against - Series 4 Ensemble Actor
2011 In And Out Of The Kitchen - Series 1 Anthony
2011 Mount Pleasant - Series 1
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Radio DJ (Voice)
2011 Newsjack - Series 5 Host / Presenter
2011 Mr Blue Sky - Series 1 Dr Ray Marsh
2011 Sorry, I've Got No Head - Series 3 Writer
2011 Sorry, I've Got No Head - Series 3 Various
2011 Pixelface - Series 1 Writer
2011 And The Winner Is... - Series 2
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2011 Pixelface - Series 1 Romford (Voice)
2011 Fast And Loose Guest
2011 The News Quiz - Series 73 Guest
2010 The Increasingly Poor Decisions Of Todd Margaret - Series 1
  1. E4 - In Which Brent Wilts Arrives And Things Take A Turn For The Worse
  2. E5 - Where Todd And Brent Misjudge The Mood Of A Solemn Day
TV Newscaster
2010 The Trip - The Trip
  1. E1 - The Inn At Whitewell
Greg
2010 Harry & Paul - Series 3 Ensemble Actor
2010 Jeremy Lion Goes Green Self
2010 The Old Guys - Series 2 Steve
2009 Guantanamo Phil Simpson-Jones
2009 Sorry, I've Got No Head - Series 2 Writer
2009 Sorry, I've Got No Head - Series 2 Various
2009 The Stanley Baxter Story Self
2009 I Guess That's Why They Call It The News
  1. E2 - Episode Two
  2. E3 - Episode Three
  3. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2009 The Odd Half Hour - Series 2 Writer
2009 The Odd Half Hour - Series 2 Various
2009 May Contain Nuts William McDonald
2009 Reggie Perrin - Series 1 Monty
2009 Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle - Series 1
  1. E2 - Television
Ensemble Actor
2009 The Old Guys - Series 1 Steve
2009 LifeSpam: My Child Is French Ensemble Actor
2009 Out To Lunch - Series 6
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2008 Listen Against - Series 2 Ensemble Actor
2008 The News Quiz - Series 66 Guest
2008 Fabulous - Series 2 Mark
2008 Harry & Paul - Series 2 Ensemble Actor
2008 Armando Iannucci's Charm Offensive - Series 4
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2008 Sorry, I've Got No Head - Series 1 Writer
2008 Sorry, I've Got No Head - Series 1 Various
2008 The Odd Half Hour - Series 1 Composer
2008 The Odd Half Hour - Series 1 Various
2008 The News Quiz - Series 65 Guest
2008 Headcases Various (Voice)
2008 Love Soup - Series 2
  1. E3 - Dream Twister
Burgess
2008 Buy Me Up TV - Series 1 Writer
2008 Buy Me Up TV - Series 1 Bob Norton
2008 The News Quiz - Series 64 Guest
2007 Angelo's
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Tony
2007 Saturday Live Again! (as Jeremy Lion) Self
2007 The Hollow Men - Series 2 Announcer
2007 Listen Against - Series 1 Ensemble Actor
2007 The News Quiz - Series 63 Guest
2007 Not Going Out - Series 2
  1. E5 - Art
Man in Gallery
2007 Armando Iannucci's Charm Offensive - Series 3
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2007 Giles Wemmbley Hogg Goes Off... To Glastonbury Actor
2007 Double Science - Series 1 Writer
2007 Double Science - Series 1 Kenneth Farley-Pitman
2007 Scallywagga - Pilot
  1. Spacehopper
Various
2007 Buy Me Up TV - Pilot Writer
2007 Buy Me Up TV - Pilot Bob Norton
2007 The Thick Of It - 2007 Specials Ben Swain
2007 Tim Minchin And Friends Jeremy Lion
2006 Time Trumpet
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Ensemble Actor
2006 Respectable Michael
2006 28 Acts In 28 Minutes - Series 1 (as The Consultants)
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2006 28 Acts In 28 Minutes - Series 1
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2006 Home Again
  1. E1 - Accommodation
Estate Agent
2005 Absolute Power - Series 2
  1. E4 - The Nation's Favourite
Davis
2005 The Robinsons
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Parent
2005 28 Acts In 28 Minutes (as The Consultants)
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2004 Black Books - Series 3
  1. E4 - A Little Flutter
Actor
2004 Black Books - Series 3
  1. E4 - A Little Flutter
Gambler
2003 Peep Show - Series 1
  1. E5 - Dream Job
Actor
2002 Think The Unthinkable - Series 2
  1. E5 - Nambitrea
  2. E6 - Christmas Party
Ensemble Actor
2002 Think The Unthinkable - Series 2
  1. E3 - Barrington Comprehensive
Bob Burser
2002 Captain V Actor
The Consultants: Finger In The Wind Ensemble Actor
Jeremy Lion: What's The Time Mr Lion? Jeremy Lion

Non-comedy TV and film credits may be found here:
Justin Edwards on IMDb

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