Lucy’s background is in TV production, where she worked in development and as a script editor. Now she’s a writer, she wishes she’d been nicer to them when she had the chance.
Her sitcom pilot Clinkers was chosen for the BBC Script Room Scheme, and her radio comedy Sweet Lady was shortlisted for the BBC Writers’ Prize. Lucy had sketches in series 1 and 2 of The Show What You Wrote (Radio 4).
Lucy wrote five episodes of Hank Zipzer (CBBC), and also script edited series one. She storylined and polished series two and three and polished the feature length Hank’s Christmas Catastrophe. (CBBC)
She has also written for Danger Mouse (CBBC) and five episodes of new series Nyela’s Dream for Bryncoed Television.
Lucy provided additional material for The Kennedys (BBC 1) and for three fast turn around political comedies, Ballot Monkeys (C4), Power Monkeys (C4) and Election Spy (BBC 2)
She is currently writing two episodes of So Awkward 5 (CBBC) having written seven episodes for previous series. Her episode The Kiss was nominated for Best Comedy in the RTS North West Awards and Best Comedy at the BAFTA Children’s Awards. She is also writing a feature script based on her original idea Mr Hollywood for Komixx, and original treatment Up There for Hat Trick.
Lucy also occasionally sells her soul to advertising, co-writing Nike’s 2014 World Cup advert and producing some truly ground breaking work for the PG Tips monkey.
Lucy Guy is represented by Frances Arnold