Jonathan was born in 1979 in East London, where he still lives. After graduating with a degree in Film and Literature from the University of Warwick, Jonathan went into TV production, working in research and post-production, before focusing on writing.
Jonathan works across a wide variety of projects for film and television, predominantly in collaboration with fellow DHA client, Sam Vincent.
(all projects co-written with Sam Vincent unless otherwise stated)
Humans 2 (2016)
Head writers and Executive Producers of the second season of the acclaimed hit drama. Kudos for Channel 4 and AMC.
Head writers of drama serial based on the Swedish sci-fi series Äkta människor. Kudos for Channel 4 and AMC.
The Recruit (2014)
Original thriller drama series. In development with Slim Film and Television for BBC.
Casting the Runes (2014)
Feature-length adaptation of the M.R. James short story. In development with ITV Studios for BBC.
Original high-concept comedy-drama series. Spec script. Solo project.
Spooks 10 (2011)
Episodes 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6 of the tenth and final series. Kudos for BBC.
Spooks 9 (2010)
Episodes 1, 4, 5, 6 and 8 of the ninth series. Kudos for BBC.
Original relationship drama series. BBC Drama.
Hotel Babylon (2009)
Episode 6 of the fourth series. Carnival Films for BBC.
Original drama thriller. Cliffhanger Productions.
Attorney M.D. (2014)
Original sitcom. Slim Film and Television.
Uncomfortably Close (2013)
Original sitcom. In development with Slim Film and Television.
Bloke 17 (2010)
Original sitcom. Carnival Films.
The Wrong Door (2008)
Contributed material to this sketch show. Co-written with Sam Vincent and Neg Dupree. BBC 3.
The Wall (2008)
Contributed material to this live comedy show. Co-written with Sam Vincent and Neg Dupree. Zeppotron for BBC 3.
The Nonstarters (2007)
Original sitcom. Spec script. Solo project.
Balls of Steel (2005)
Contributed material to the first series of this controversial show. Objective Productions for Channel 4.
Spooks: The Greater Good (2015)
Spy thriller based on the TV series, starring Kit Harington, Jennifer Ehle, Peter Firth. Kudos and Shine Pictures.
Midnight in a Perfect World (2014)
High-concept romantic thriller. Focus Features.
Minigolf: A Major Movie (2008)
Commissioned to re-write this comedy feature. Qwerty Films.
Chris Park Is… (2007)
High-concept comedy spec feature.
High-concept teen comedy spec feature. Solo project.
Offbeat horror spec feature. Short-listed for the John Carpenter Screenwriting Award run by Creative Screenwriting magazine, Los Angeles. Solo project.
In Search Of… (2008)
Online comedy series pilot. Initial/Universal Music.