Jonathan Sayer

Jonathan Sayer is an award-winning comedy playwright and screenwriter; he is the co-author of The Play That Goes Wrong (Henry Lewis, Henry Shields)Peter Pan Goes WrongThe Comedy About A Bank RobberyGroan UpsMagic Goes Wrong (Penn & Teller), The Mind Mangler Member of The Tragic Circle and The Goes Wrong Show (BBC One- series 1&2). He is a writer, performer and Creative Director of Mischief Comedy. His work has been performed internationally in forty-six territories including The West End and Broadway.

As a footballer Jonathan played his only competitive game for AFC Stanley Tigers U13’s in the late nineties. He was brought on as a half-time substitute and substituted again shortly after gifting the opposition three goals in five minutes. After his debut Accrington Stanley ended its official ties to the team and Jonathan took the decision to hang up his brand new boots for good. Jonathan is now a co-chairman of Ashton United FC and has written about his experiences in ‘Nowhere to Run: the ridiculous life of a semi-professional football club chairman’ which is published in August 2023 by Transworld.

Jonathan’s agent for acting and all and any dramatic rights in his work are United Agents LLP –  Jonathan Sayer | United Agents