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Jesse Armstrong was born in Oswestry, Shropshire, England. He is a writer and producer, known for In the Loop (2009), Four Lions (2010) and Fresh Meat (2011). See full bio »

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In the Loop Writer
(2009)
Four Lions Writer
(2010)
Fresh Meat Writer
(2011-2016)
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(2018-2019)

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 2020 Jonty (written by) (pre-production)
 2020 Downhill (screenplay by)
  Succession (TV Series) (created by - 20 episodes, 2018 - 2019) (written by - 6 episodes, 2018 - 2019)
- This Is Not for Tears (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- DC (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Dundee (2019) ... (creator)
- Return (2019) ... (creator)
- Argestes (2019) ... (creator)
 2019 The Day Shall Come (written by)
 2017 Back (TV Series) (story consultant - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2017) ... (story consultant)
- Episode #1.5 (2017) ... (story consultant)
- Pilot (2017) ... (story consultant)
  Fresh Meat (TV Series) (creator - 8 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (created by - 5 episodes, 2016) (writer - 4 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (created and written by - 1 episode, 2016)
- Episode #4.6 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.5 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.4 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.3 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.2 (2016) ... (creator)
 2015 Incident on the Northern Line (Short) (writer)
  Peep Show (TV Series) (1 episode, 2012) (creator - 48 episodes, 2003 - 2015) (written by - 41 episodes, 2003 - 2015) (writer - 4 episodes, 2015)
- Are We Going to Be Alright? (2015) ... (writer)
- Kid Cave (2015) ... (writer)
- Threeism (2015) ... (writer)
- Gregory's Beard (2015) ... (writer)
- The William Morris Years (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
  Babylon (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Episode #1.6 (2014) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (2014)
- Episode #1.3 (2014)
- Episode #1.2 (2014)
- Episode #1.1 (2014)
 2013 No Kaddish in Carmarthen (Short) (writer)
 2012 Bad Sugar (TV Movie)
  Veep (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode, 2012) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 2012)
- Tears (2012) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
 2011 Black Mirror (TV Series) (1 episode)
  The Old Guys (TV Series) (created and written by - 6 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (creator - 6 episodes, 2009 - 2010)
- Engagement (2010) ... (created and written by)
- Hospital (2010) ... (creator)
- Builders (2010) ... (creator)
- Tom Moves Out (2010) ... (created and written by)
- Triple Date (2010) ... (created and written by)
 2010 Four Lions (written by)
 2005-2009 The Thick of It (TV Series) (written by - 15 episodes)
- Episode #3.8 (2009) ... (written by)
- Episode #3.7 (2009) ... (written by)
- Episode #3.4 (2009) ... (written by)
- Episode #3.3 (2009) ... (written by)
- Episode #3.2 (2009) ... (written by)
  That Mitchell and Webb Look (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes, 2006 - 2009) (writer - 2 episodes, 2006)
- Episode #3.1 (2009) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.3 (2008) ... (written by)
- Pilot (2006) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (2006) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... (written by)
 2009 In the Loop (screenplay)
 2008 Peep Show (TV Movie) (written by)
 2008 Charlie Brooker's Wipe (TV Series documentary) (contributor - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.3 (2008) ... (contributor)
 2007 Ladies and Gentlemen (TV Movie)
 2007 Dog Face (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (writer)
 2007 Magicians (story) / (written by)
 2006 The Secret Policeman's Ball (TV Movie)
 2006 The Last Laugh (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Old Guys (2006)
 2003 Bedsitcom (TV Series) (writer)
 2001-2003 The Queen's Nose (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #7.4 (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #7.3 (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #6.4 (2002) ... (writer)
- Episode #6.3 (2002) ... (writer)
- Episode #5.5 (2001) ... (writer)
 2003 The Story of Tracy Beaker (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Takeover (2003)
- Hollywood (2003)
 2002 Ed Stone Is Dead (TV Series)
 2002 Seriously Weird (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2000-2001 Smack the Pony (TV Series) (additional material - 4 episodes)
- Episode #3.2 (2001) ... (additional material)
- Episode #3.4 (2001) ... (additional material)
- Episode #3.1 (2001) ... (additional material)
- Episode #2.6 (2000) ... (additional material)
 2001 TV to Go (TV Series)
 2001 2DTV (TV Series)
 2001 Revolver (TV Series)
 2000 My Parents Are Aliens (TV Series) (1 episode)
- El Presidente (2000)
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