Writing

The best joke writer around
- GQ Magazine

Tony Cowards is an accomplished and prolific comedy writer.

Over the last few years, 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 BBC4Xtra and he was also the principal gag writer for Bristol based Jack FM, for which he 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 for football magazine "When Saturday Comes", Guardian Sport and 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 21,000 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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