Talent

Nathan D'Arcy Roberts

About Nathan

Nathan D’Arcy Roberts is an award-winning writer and comedian. An exciting and authentic act with a distinct comedic voice, Nathan has been twice nominated for the BBC New Comedy Award, and in 2018 won the BBC’s prestigious Felix Dexter bursary.

Nathan is a versatile writer with experience across film, TV, and radio. His credits include Trying(Apple TV), Quickies, Famalam(BBC Three), The Lenny Henry Show, The Now Show, The News Quiz(BBC Radio 4), and Newsjack(BBC Radio 4 Extra).

Nathan has written several successful short films. His last was well-received by audiences all over the world, won Best Film at the 48-Hour Sci-Fi competition, and screened at the London Short Film Festival. He is currently developing two new shorts with CPL/Sky and the BFI.

After performing his debut hour at the Soho Theatre, Nathan is working on his next show alongside a slate of scripted projects.


- Nominated for BBC Audio Drama Award 2021(The Lenny Henry Show)

- Winner of the BBC’s Felix Dexter bursary

- Nominated for the BBC New Comedy Award 2016 & 2019

- So You Think You’re Funny? 2016 (Semi-Finalist)

- Graduate of the Royal Court Young Writers Programme

Credits

TELEVISION
LemonsWriterCPL/SKY
Arabella McGuigan
FamalamWriterBBC Three
Kevin Muyolo
Trying
WriterApple TV
FILM
Blind Spot
WriterBFISoph Webberley
Interlude
WriterJo Michael
Jet Trash
Script Editor
Charles Henri Belleville
In The Night
Co-Writer/Producer
RADIO
The Lenny Henry Show
Writer
BBC Radio 4/Hat Trick
Sam Michell
NewsjackWriter/Script Editor
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Suzy Grant
The Now Show
WriterBBC Radio 4Adnan Ahmed
The News Quiz
WriterBBC Radio 4Victoria Lloyd
Newsjack Unplugged
WriterBBC Radio 4 ExtraAndy Goddard