About

Mugsborough

  • High impact, cinematic radio drama
  • Sitcom, panel shows and broken comedy
  • High quality journalism
  • Live and recorded music shows
  • Live speech programming
  • Celebrity chat shows

 

Dirk Maggs is a world renowned director of drama and producer of comedy, whose ground breaking work includes The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy series 3, 4 & 5, topical satire It’s Been A Bad Week and many adaptations of comic book superheroes: The Adventures Of Superman, Batman: Knightfall, The Amazing Spider-Man and Judge Dredd.

Along the way his production of Superman – Doomsday and Beyond (”Superman Lives” in the USA) won the 1994 Audie Award for Best Dramatisation from the American Booksellers Association and Spoken Word Audio of The Year from the US Publishers Weekly. In 2005 Time Warner audiobooks re-released Dirk’s Batman: Knightfall and Superman Lives in the USA, prompting a UK re-release by BBC Audiobooks. More recently Dirk has directed many Radio 4 dramas, including The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists starring Timothy Spall, Johnny Vegas, Paul Whitehouse, Bill Bailey, Raquel Cassidy and Andrew Lincoln.

 

David Morley is a writer and producer, and the former Managing Director of Above The Title, and Head of Factual Entertainment at Unique. He is a winner of several Sonys, including Gold for BBC Radio Five Live’s The Real Alex Ferguson. He is the author of “Gorgeous George: the life and adventures of George Galloway” Politico’s/ Methuen. His producer credits include drama, comedy, music and current affairs programming for BBC Radios 1, 2, 3, 4 and Five Live, as well as 1Xtra. His TV credits cover Channel 4 and BBC1.

 

Paul Weir is a sound designer, composer and voice director and has worked on over forty games as well as several films, radio, adverts and theatre shows. As well as being a director of Perfectly Normal he also runs the audio post-production company Earcom. His radio credits include The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy and Dirk Gently’s Detective Agency. Paul is an expert in digital audio distribution and regularly lectures in audio production. He’s also leading the field in commercial generative ambient music installations.

 

Richard Clemmow has produced award winning television programmes, radio and online content in the UK and the USA. He trained with the BBC and went on to work on a number of news and current affairs programmes including Newsnight and Channel 4 News. At the BBC he was head of the department responsible for all the BBC’s network daily news and current affairs shows.After a spell in the United States creating programmes for PBS and cable stations, where he won an Emmy for a film on Watergate, he returned to the UK working for Carlton Television, TWI and Juniper Communications and produced television documentaries and factual shows for all the major UK broadcasters and several major international co-productions.