John O’Farrell

John O’Farrell’s most recent novel is There’s Only Two David Beckhams, a comic football fantasy set in Qatar 2022. Previous fiction includes The Man Who Forgot his Wife, May Contain Nuts, This is Your Life and The Best a Man Can Get. Non-fiction includes his political memoir Things Can Only Get Better, An Utterly Impartial History of Britain, An Utterly Exasperating History of Modern Britain and three collections of his satirical column from The Guardian. One of a small number of British writers to have achieved best-seller status with both fiction and non-fiction, his books have been translated into over twenty-five languages and been adapted for radio and television.  A former comedy scriptwriter for such productions as Spitting Image, Have I Got News For You, Smith & Jones and Chicken Run, he was the founder of Britain’s first daily news satire website NewsBiscuit and more recently, he co-wrote the musical Something Rotten! which opened on Broadway in April 2015, and for which he received a Tony nomination.

Agent Name: Georgia Garrett

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