Artists: Rhys Thomas

Rhys Thomas  

Rhys Thomas

Comedy Performer

Caroline Chignell
Patrick Bustin
+44 20 7287 1112

Currently writing two feature films and a pilot for Channel 4.

Rhys Thomas’s credit list


Programme Name Character/Role Channel/Company Year
The Matt Lucas Awards Guest BBC 2013
Freddie Mercury: The Great Pretender Director/Producer BBC/Eagle Rock 2012
Sirens Performer Channel 4 2011
Bellamy's People Gary Bellamy BBC2 2010
Bellamy's People BBC2 2010
Celebrity Mastermind Himself BBC1 2010
Above Their Stations Pilot Performer/Writer BBC3 2009
Winging It Performer BBC 2009
The Wall, Series 1 Presenter BBC3 2008
Star Stories, Series 2 Performer Channel 4 2007
Torchwood Performer BBC3, 2006
Star Stories Performer Channel 4 2006
Blunder Writer/Performer/Co-creator Channel 4 2006
8 Out of 10 Cats Panelist Channel 4 2006
Laws of The Playground, Performer Channel 4 2005
Pope Town Performer BBC3 2005
F.A.Q. U Performer Channel 4 2005
Nathan Barley Performer Channel 4 2005
Swiss Toni Series 2 Writer/Performer BBC3 2004
Crash (pilot) Co-creator/Host Channel 4 2003
Swiss Toni Writer/Performer BBC2/BBC3 2003
Shooting Stars Writer/Performer/Script Editor BBC2/BBC Choice 2002
BBC New Comedy Awards Script Consultant BBC1 2002
Happiness Series 2 Performer BBC2 2002
Does Doug Know? Regular Team Captain Channel 4 2002
Fun At The Funeral Parlour, Series 2 Writer/Performer BBC Choice 2002
Shooting Stars Shooting Stars, Series 4 Writer/Performer/Script Editor BBC2/BBC Choice 2002
Model, Actress, Whatever, Performer Channel 4 2001
Happiness, Series 1 Performer BBC2 2001
Fun At The Funeral Parlour, Series 1 Writer/Performer BBC Choice 2001
Up Late With Sean Hughes Writer/Performer BBC Choice 2001
Meet Ricky Gervais Performer Channel 4, 2001
The Last Fast Show Ever Performer BBC2, 2000
Black Books Performer Channel 4, 2000
Casualty, Performer BBC1 2000
Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) Performer BBC1 2000
The 11 O'Clock Show Team Writer Channel 4 2000
Bang Bang It's Reeves & Mortimer! Performer BBC2 1999
Sir Bernard Chumley's Stately Homes Performer Channel 4 1998
BARKING!, Performer BBC2 1997
Shooting Stars, Series 3, Performer BBC2 1997
The Fast Show, Series 3 Writer/Performer BBC2 1997
It's Ulrika!, Writer/Performer BBC2 1997
Shooting Stars, Series 2 Performer BBC2 1996


Film Name Character/Role Director Year
Mercury Special Advisor 2013
Brian Pern 2 2010
Beyond The Pole Actor David L Willims 2009


Name Role Channel/Company Year
Tittle Tattle Radio 4 2012
The Roland Darvelle, Hotel, Pub and Murder Guide' Writer BBC Radio 4 2010
Bellamy's People BBC2 2009
Brian Pern 1-2 BBCi 2008
Down The Line Radio 4 2007
Harry and Paul BBC2 2007
Down The Line (Series 1-4) Radio 4 2006-2011
Swiss Toni (Series 1-2) BBC3 2003
Fun at the Funeral Parlour (Series 1-2) BBC3 2001-2002
It's Ulrika BBC3 1997
The Fast Show BBC2 1994-2001
Shooting Stars (Series 1-4) BBC2 1993-2002

Theatre and Live Performance

Tour/Event Name Character/Role Venue Year
The Fast Show Live 'Shamelessly Plugging The DVD Performer Dominion Theatre 2007
The Fast Show Tour Performer National Tour, 2002
Shooting Stars/Fast Show Live!, Performer Labatt's Apollo, London 1998

Radio, Music & Voice Recordings

Name Character/Role Station/Album Year
Down The Line With Gary Bellamy, Series 5 Gary Bellamy (Host) BBC Radio 4 2013
Ian Lee's 2 Hour Show Guest Absolute 2011
Chain Reaction Guest Radio 4 2011
Down The Line, S1 & 2 Co-writer/Performer Radio 4 2006
The Bits In Between Performer Radio 4, 2005
Iain Lee on Sunday Guest Presenter/Regular XFM 2000
XFM Breakfast Show Presenter XFM 2000
Loose Ends Guest BBC Radio 4 1999


Publication Role Article Name Year
The Observer Guest Writer 2005
Daily Express Guest Columnist 1999


Name Role Channel/Company Year
Queen: Days of Our Lives (Parts 1 & 2) Co-Producer BBC2, Queen Production/Globe 2011
Queen: Return Of The Champions DVD Co-Producer EMI/Queen Films 2005
Queen: A Night At The Opera 30th Anniversary DVD Co-Producer/Director EMI/Queen Films 2005
Teo Torriate - Queen Co-Producer Music Video 2005
Queen: Jewels DVD Co-Producer Queen Films 2005
Queen: Live On Fire at the Bowl DVD Co-Producer EMI/Queen Films 2004
I Was Born To Love You - Queen Co-Producer Music Video 2004
Queen: Greatest Video Hits II DVD Co-Producer EMI/Queen Films 2003
Queen: Live At Wembley Stadium DVD Co-Producer EMI/Queen Films 2003
Queen: Greatest Video Hits DVD Co-Producer EMI/Queen Films 2002

Podcast and Online Content

Name Character/Role Website Year
The Fast Show Various 2011


Award Won Awards Name Year
Best Radio Programme at the Broadcasting Press Guild Awards Down The Line 2007
Best New TV Comedy British Comedy Awards 2006

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