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Jonathan Bridle

Jonathan Bridle

Senior Lecturer

Summary

Jonathan teaches a range of modules at undergraduate level including Introduction to Screenwriting, Screenwriters and Screenplays and Screenwriting Project.

He is also a television/radio comedy writer and has written sketch and stand-up material for a range of shows such as That Mitchell and Webb Look, That Mitchell and Webb Sound, Scallywagga, School of Comedy, Ask Rhod Gilbert and Bearded Ladies.

His teaching/research interests include screenwriting and British television history and he is especially passionate about helping screenwriting students follow their ambitions and get their work out into the ‘real world’!

  • About

    Jonathan gained a BA in English and Creative Writing from the University of Derby in 2001, an MA in Writing for Performance and Publication from the University of Leeds and a Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education from Sheffield Hallam University in 2011. He is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

    His teaching/research interests include screenwriting and British television history and he is especially passionate about helping my screenwriting students follow their ambitions and get their work out into the ‘real world’!

    Specialist areas of interest

    Screenwriting, Television

  • Teaching

    Department Of Humanities

    Development and Society

    Stage and Screen

    BA Film Studies and Screenwriting

    Introduction to Screenwriting

    Writing and Selling Screenplays

    Screenwriters and Screenplays

    Screenwriting and Professional Practice

    Screenwriting Project

  • Research

    • Humanities Research Centre
  • Post graduate supervision

    A study of women in stand-up comedy: the comedy club as work place

  • Media

    Jon teaches screenwriting, the screenwriter in film history, contemporary British TV and screenwriting and professional practice. He has recently written material for the BBC One panel show Ask Rhod Gilbert.

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