Tom Basden, esq.

Tinted, out-of-focus looking picture of Tom BasdenTom Basden is a writer and comedian. He has written and acted in plays for the National Theatre, the Arts Theatre and the Gate and has taken shows to the Edinburgh, Melbourne and Sydney Festivals. For television he has written on both series of FRESH MEAT and the latest series of PEEP SHOW (both Channel 4), and is one of the four members of COWARDS (BBC4). On Radio 4, the third series of his sitcom PARTY is currently being broadcast at 6.30pm on Wednesdays. He has also appeared in TIM KEY’S LATE NIGHT POETRY PROGRAMME and MARK WATSON’S LIVE BROADCAST TO THE NATION. He is a double BAFTA nominee, and has won a Fringe First and Edinburgh Comedy Award.

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