Christy White-Spunner

Comedy Writer, Copywriter and Script Editor

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  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityCurrently available for full time, freelance and internship jobs.

Skills

 

  • Comedy
  • Comedy Sketch
  • Comedy Sketch Writing
  • Comedy Writing
  • Script Editing
  • Collaboration
  • Producer Comedy
  • Copywriter
  • Actor

Work history

Currently

Comedy Writer

Freelance

Jan 2014
  • London, UK
  • Freelance
  • • Wrote and executed the world’s first Social Media Sitcom: Gone With The Sims. It had a 20 million Twitter reach and was tweeted by Jack Whitehall and Greg James. • Wrote comedy short – Diddlr – starring Ewan Mackintosh and Ellie White. It has been watched over 60,000 views on Facebook. • Wrote idents for Channel 4’s Stars At Your Service and Deal or No Deal. • Wrote online content for Fitbit and FIXR. • Wrote adverts for Hello Student and Finimize. • Wrote and script edited for children’s programme Cheating Tom.

Currently

Producer

Freelance

Jan 2014
  • London, UK
  • Freelance
  • • Wrote, produced and directed four Edinburgh Fringe Festival Shows. • Wrote, produced and directed four comedy musicals in St. Andrews which raised £1760 for local charities. • Wrote and produced first episode of Web Series Generation Why. • Production runner on Freddy Syborne’s film Damascene.

2010

Editor

Peters, Frazer & Dunlop

Aug 2010 - Sep 2010
  • London, UK
  • Internship
  • Read and edited manuscripts.

Education

2015

BA(Hons) English Literature 2.1

University of St. Andrews

Sep 2011 - Apr 2015
  • St Andrews KY16, UK

Awards

2016

3rd Place in International Writing Competition Scriptapalooza

Scriptapalooza

  • -Came 3rd in TV Sitcom category with a spec script I wrote of 'Modern Family'.

2016

Two-time finalist in The Sitcom Trials

The Sitcom Trials

2016

Leicester Square Theatre Sketch Off 2016 Finalist

Leicester Square Theatre Sketch Off

2015

Shortlisted for Perfect Pitch New Musical Award

Perfect Pitch

2015

Frank Muir Prize for Humorous Writing

University of St. Andrews