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About Us

The Comedy Unit has been making award winning comedy since 1996. We produce much-loved shows for television, radio, new media and theatre and pride ourselves on bringing laughter to large audiences.


Our titles can be seen and heard on BBC Scotland, BBC network, Channel 4, Sky, Radio 4, Radio Scotland, UK Gold, iTunes and Netflix amongst others. Over the years, we’re honoured to have received awards and nominations from BAFTA, RTS, Celtic Media Festival, Writer’s Guild, Scottish Comedy and the Rose D’Or.


We are based in the gorgeous Maryhill area of Glasgow in Scotland. As a member of the Banijay Media Group, we are part of one of the world’s leading creators, producers and distributors of content with a global presence in over 17 territories including the US, Australasia, Asia and across Europe.


Our core creative team is made up of highly experienced writers, script editors, producers, directors and TV professionals all with a deep love of comedy and a passionate interest in all things funny.

Key Personnel

Rab Christie

Managing Director


Jill Harris

Director of Finance & Administration


Noddy Davidson

Producer / Director


Jennifer Whitehead

Senior Legal Affairs Executive

Gavin Smith

Creative Director


Susan Haynes

Director of Production & Talent Relations


Suzi Cassidy

Production Manager


Dianne Agnew

Finance Assistant

Sarah Brake

Office Runner

Our Work

Studio Hire




Film | TV | Adverts | Photography


Glasgow based studio and production office available to hire.


7000 sq ft Studio | 2600 sq ft Production Office


Suitable for large and small scale projects | Excellent build and storage space

Contact & Links


Unfortunately we no longer accept unsolicited script submissions.



Please visit this page for job and ticket enquiries.