John Finnemore Archives

John Finnemore To Co-Write Good Omens Season 2 With Neil Gaiman
You may have noticed a slight obsession from Bleeding Cool for the work of John Finnemore The finest broadcast comedy writer in Britain today, his work is mostly confined to the radio, including the sitcom Cabin Pressure, the short plays Double Acts, and the sketch show John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme He is also working with[...]
Listen To The Greatest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Story Of All Time
Well, since you ask me for a final timeline for the events of John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme, Series 9, we now have had a hundred and twenty-two years of family history of the Noones, the Nightingales, the Wilkinsons, the Goldings and the Goldfarbs, from John Finnemore and his troop, here's my best stab at creating a[...]
Listen To The Greatest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Story Of All Time
Well, since you ask me for some kind of update on last week's stab at drawing together all the events of John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme, Series 9 so far.. over five episodes, we now have had a hundred and twenty-two years of family history The Noones, the Nightingales, the Wilkinsons, the Goldings, the Goldfarbs –[...]
Listen To The Greatest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Story Of All Time
Well, since you ask me for some kind of diagram drawing all the events of John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme, Series 9 so far.. over four episodes we now have had a hundred years of family history The Noons, the Nightingales, the Wilkinsons, the Goldings, the Goldfarbs – here's my best stab at creating a chronology[...]
Listen To The Greatest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Story Of All Time
Why I bring this up will be clear shortly. John Finnemore may be Britain's greatest living writer Certainly when Tom Stoppard karks it As well as contributing to many other folks' projects, he has the three created series Cabin Pressure, Double Acts, and John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme to his name, on BBC Radio 4, While in[...]
Cabin Fever - Episode 1: Fitton
Cabin Pressure is one of the greatest sitcoms ever created, written and starring John Finnemore, alongside Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephanie Cole and Roger Allum I talk about it a lot Maybe little too much You can listen to a little of it here Finnemore also recently wrote for and appeared in, HBO's Avenue 5 and even[...]
John Finnemore Joins Up Avenue 5 and Cabin Pressure
We mentioned that the great British comedy writer/actor John Finnemore was going to both be writing for and appearing in Armando Iannucci's sci-fi comedy Avenue 5, airing on HBO in the US and Sky One. And a brief stab at the end of last week's episode and a fuller appearance in this week's, confirm him as[...]