Jesse Armstrong

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Jesse Armstrong is one of the UK’s foremost comedy writers. Alongside Sam Bain, he has written eight series of the BAFTA Award-winning Peep Show, as well as Fresh MeatBad Sugar and, with Chris Morris, Four Lions. Jesse also co-wrote The Thick of It, and the Oscar-nominated In the Loop as well as working on episodes of Black Mirror and Veep. He is the creator of HBO drama series Succession.

His first novel, Love Sex & Other Foreign Policy Goals, was published in 2015.

Twitter: @jessearmstrong1

Agent: Jo Unwin

Books by Jesse Armstrong