Writing

The best joke writer around
- GQ Magazine

Tony Cowards is an accomplished and prolific comedy writer.

This year, he has written for BBC Radio 2's 'Ian D Montfort Is: Unbelievable' and Radio 4's The Now Show.  Other broadcast credits include material for the Comedy Unit at BBC Radio Scotland, Radio 4's "The News Quiz, "Newsjack" for BBC7 and he is also the principal gag writer for Bristol based Jack FM, for which he has recently received a Sony Award Nomination.  

A beaut of a one-liner merchant
- Londonisfunny.com

 

In 2012 he was responsible for writing, and performed in, a popular radio series for TalkSPORT "TalkSPORT's Guide tothe Olympics".  In 2008 he co-scripted a series of popular Christmas podcasts featuring Tony Blackburn, Christopher Biggins and Lesley Joseph. 

The Punosaurus 
- The List
 

In print, as well as regularly contributing to "Viz" and featuring in "The Times" newspaper,  Tony has written several columns for satirical news website "The Daily Mash" and TV comedian, Mark Watson's football site, "Back of the Net".  He also supplies jokes for several greetings card manufacturers and works on a freelance basis consulting on scripts and speeches for a wide range of clients. 

Often using social networking as a testing ground, his daily stream of jokes on Twitter (@TonyCowards) has attracted a veritable army of followers (over 14,000 at last count).

If you'd like Tony to write on your project, please contact Zoe Mauduit at Momentum Artist Management on  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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ndmckeown They say confessions are cathartic. I've never told anyone, but I was once trapped by a barbell. Man it felt good to get that off my chest.

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TonyCowards @BBCRadio4 I'm a big fan of the show and am quite flattered really. Can now add "Writer for Jack Dee" to my comedy cv. ;)

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