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Andrew Collins

Andrew Collins (born 4 March 1965) is the creator and writer of Radio 4 sitcom Mr Blue Sky. His TV writing work includes EastEnders and the sitcoms Grass (which he co-wrote with Simon Day) and Not Going Out (which he initially co-wrote with Lee Mack). [more]

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Andrew Collins is a Presenter at BBC Radio 6 Music.


reads: Grown-up, left-leaning idealist. Scriptwriter (Not Going Out; Mr Blue Sky; Grass), critic (Telly Addict; Radio Times), author, editor, journalist, cat lover.
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Latest articles by Andrew Collins

Emergency! Call the camera crew. How saving lives became prime-time gold
London's air ambulance in action in An Hour to Save Your Life Photograph: BBC
Harry Shearer: 'Richard Nixon wanted my ass in Vietnam'
Harry Shearer in Nixon's The One on Sky Arts. Photograph: © Justin Downing
The best TV of 2013: No 7 – Fresh Meat (Channel 4)
(l-r) Zawe Ashton, Greg McHugh, Jack Whitehall, Kimberley Nixon, Joe Thomas, Faye Marsay and Charlotte Ritchie in Fresh Meat Photograph: Ray Burmiston for the Guardian
Do you ever give up on TV shows mid-season?
Agents of SHIELD. Are you hanging in there? Photograph: ABC
Iceland: Life In The Freezer Cabinet - yet more real-life TV from the BBC
This is actually a fair-minded, democratic and only quasi-promotional snapshot of Iceland's working life – yawn
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