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John Lloyd

Screenwriter & Producer
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John Lloyd has worked in broadcasting for 40 years. He is best known as the original producer of Not The Nine O’Clock NewsSpitting ImageBlackadder and QI. 

He also started The News QuizTo The Manor Born and The News Huddlines (at 26 years, the longest-running audience comedy in British TV or radio) and co-wrote the last two episodes of the first series of The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy with Douglas Adams.

He currently presents R4’s The Museum of Curiosity.

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