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Chris Sussman

Commissioning Editor | BBC Comedy
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Chris Sussman is a Commissioning Editor for the BBC Comedy department. He oversees the development of new scripts and pilots, and also Executive Produces a number of different comedy series across all the BBC channels, including Not Going Out, Him & Her, Rev, Harry & Paul, Charlie Brooker’s Screenwipe and Bad Education.

Before joining the BBC, he worked as a freelance producer for a number of different production companies on a variety of comedy and comedy entertainment shows, including The Friday Night Project, World’s Craziest Fools and Richard Taylor Interviews.

He has also written for various TV shows, including Monkey Dust, Man Stroke Woman and The Peter Serafinowicz Show.

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