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Jonathan Schey is a British writer / director based in London. He is a graduate of the Royal Court Theatre’s Young Writers and Studio Group. His short films, including I WANT TO BE HAPPY CHA CHA CHA and TOBY have screened at Academy / BAFTA-recognised festivals worldwide. Jack Thorne picked CHA CHA CHA as Film Of The Month on Shooting People and it’s listed on IMDB’s “Top 100 Shorts”.

His 2017 short THE ENTERTAINER starred Toby Jones. It was BIFA-nominated for Best British Short and won the Audience Award at Berlin British Shorts. 

He directed THE COACHES, produced by Warp Films for Sky Comedy. Written by Liam Williams and starring Jamie Demetriou, Tash Demetriou and Izzy Laughland.

Jonathan's first feature AVI is in development with Creative England, BFI, and BBC Films through their emerging talent strand, iFeatures.

In 2019, he directed the BBC THREE comedy series LADHOOD written by Liam Williams and produced by Joe Nunnery.


He also has an original TV drama series in development with Kudos.

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