Jason Cook

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Writer, Comedian and Actor 

Jason is an award winning stand-up and writer. Since 2005 he has written many critically acclaimed stand-up shows, and has completed sell-out national and international tours, and has performed stand-up on television.

Since 2010 Jason has written and starred in two series of the award winning BBC2 sitcom Hebburn, as well as writing two feature length specials for GOLD, Murder on The Blackpool Express (which is the highest rating show in GOLD History!) and Death on The Tyne, the follow up. The third in the trilogy, Dial M for Middlesborough, aired in December 2019 and 2 series of Murder They Hope with more to come.

Jason also wrote and starred in his own Radio 4 series Jason Cook’s Happiness HQ. Aside from his own projects, Jason has written for Miranda, Mock The Week and was the head writer on The Chris Ramsey Show. Oh, and he won Celebrity Mastermind… so he’s clever too!