Jonathan Sayer

Jonathan Sayer

Jonathan Sayer is an Olivier Award-winning writer, actor, producer and Creative Director of Mischief. His work has been performed in over 40 countries worldwide.

Theatre credits include: Mischief Movie Night In (co-creator/actor/producer - live stream); Magic Goes Wrong (writer/actor – West End/Lowry/UK Tour - Nominated for Best New Entertainment/Comedy Play - Olivier Award 2020, co-created with magicians Penn & Teller); Groan Ups (writer/actor - West End/UK tour); Mischief Movie Night (co-creator/actor/producer- West End/UK tours - nominated Best New Comedy - Olivier Award 2018); The Comedy About a Bank Robbery (writer/actor- Criterion Theatre/UK tour); Peter Pan Goes Wrong (writer/actor- UK tour/West End); The Play That Goes Wrong (actor/writer - Lyceum Theatre, Broadway/Duchess Theatre, West End/UK and international tour - Best New Comedy - Olivier Award and WhatsOnStage Award); Lights! Camera! Improvise! (actor, improviser, producer - Spirit of the Fringe Award 2013, Best Improv Show Award 2012) and Happy Birthday Simon (actor, Orange Tree Theatre).

Television credits include: The Goes Wrong Show (BBC1, writer/actor); Peter Pan Goes Wrong (BBC1, writer/actor/associate producer); The Royal Variety Performance: The Play That Goes Wrong (ITV, writer/actor); A Christmas Carol Goes Wrong (BBC1, writer/actor).

Jonathan has also appeared in We are Most Amused and Amazed (ITV1); Keep it in the Family (ITV1); Children in Need 2020 (BBC1) and Comic Relief 2022 (BBC1).

Jonathan is a trustee for Mousetrap Theatre Projects and is the co-chair of Ashton United Football Club. He is currently working on his first book.

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