Will Smith is an actor and writer, who started out in stand up comedy. He won the 2004 Time Out Award for Outstanding Achievement in Comedy and the 2005 Chortle Award for Best Headliner. He is a regular panellist on Radio 4 shows such as Banter, The Personality Test and the SONY Award winning Charm Offensive with Armando Iannucci.
He has co-written the award winning The Thick of It and the acclaimed BBC 2 show Time Trumpet and writes for the hugely successful US Series Veep.
Will recently shot feature film Hampstead, alongside Diane Keaton and Brendan Gleeson, and is currently shooting his second series of Damned for Channel 4, on which he is also a writer.
Will Smith shooting 'Damned' series 2.
Will Smith shooting his second series in Channel 4’s Damned.
'Veep' nominated for 15 Emmy Awards
Veep, HBO’s hugely successful political satire series has been nominated for an incredible 17 Awards at this year’s Emmy’s, including the award for Outstanding Comedy Series.
Will Smith works on the series as a writer and a producer.
Will Smith in 'Damned'
Will Smith joins the cast of Channel 4’s new comedy series Damned.
Will, who also co-wrote the series, will play Zac in episode 6.
Will Smith in 'Hampstead'
Will Smith recently wrapped on feature film Hampstead, which also stars Diane Keaton and Brendan Gleeson.
Will plays Leon Rowlands in Hampstead, directed by Joel Hopkins for Ecosse Films.
Will Smith in 'Nasty Gal'
Will Smith recently shot the role of Christian Fallows in short film Nasty Gal. A “hybrid-documentary”, directed by Phil Cox, Nasty Gal, is the true story of funk queen Betty Davis.
It is due for release in 2017.
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