About

Objective Fiction specialise in original scripted content. Past and present productions include Peep Show, Toast of London, Fresh Meat,  Pete Versus Life, Witless, GameFace, Reggie Perrin, Strutter, Parents and Big Bad World. 

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The Team

Ben Farrell​

Ben Farrell​

Chief Creative Officer

Ben is Objective Fiction’s Chief Creative Officer. 

Prior to Objective Fiction, Ben spent two years at BBC in-House, where his credits include Tracey Ullman’s Show (BBC One), Professor Branestawm (BBC One), People Time (BBC Three) & Harry Hill’s Look At Love (iplayer). 

Before moving to the BBC Ben spent ten years at Objective Productions, firstly as Head of Comedy Development and becoming Head of Comedy in 2012. His credits there included Strutter, Reggie Perrin, Pete Versus Life, Parents, Big Bad World, Toast of London, Witless and GameFace

Previously he spent 10 years as a freelance producer, working at various companies including Ginger, Talkback, Avalon and Thames.

Carla McGilchrist

Carla McGilchrist

Production Executive

Carla McGilchrist first worked at Objective in 2009 as Line Producer on Pete Versus Life, and in December 2016 joined OMG as Production Executive for Objective Fiction.

She has worked on some of Objective’s biggest comedy shows including Peep Show and Toast of London. Amongst her other credits are Facejacker for Hat Trick, Not Going Out for Avalon and Big Fat Quiz of the Year for Hotsauce. Most recently she was Line Producer on the first series and Christmas special of the Noho Film and Television Channel 4 comedy The Windsors.

Hannah Mackay

Hannah Mackay

Head of Scripted

Hannah has worked on some of the UK’s most critically acclaimed shows:  from multi-award winning Fresh Meat, to cult favourite Dirk Gently, to Golden Rose winning Toast of London

Most recently she produced the final, BAFTA-nominated series of Peep Showbefore creating and exec-producing an original sitcom for the ABC Network in the States. 

Prior to her television work she spent several years working as a croupier in a West End casino and is the author of The Poker Encyclopedia.  

Kelly McGolpin

Kelly McGolpin

Head of Development

Kelly started her career in scripted comedy at the BBC before moving on to roles at companies including Avalon, Pett, Retort and Southern Star in Australia. 

Her credits include co-devising and producing Dr Brown’s C4 sketch show, and developing and producing the BAFTA nominated series Chewing Gum for E4. Kelly joined Objective Fiction in November 2015 as Development Producer and was named Head of Development in June 2017.

Charlotte Lewis

Charlotte Lewis

Producer

Charlotte Lewis both develops and produces for Objective Fiction. 

Her credits include Witless for BBC Three and GameFace for E4. As well as Objective , Charlie has worked at various companies including Hattrick, Talkback & Gallowgate, where her credits include Room 101 for BBC One and Keith Lemon’s LemonAid for ITV 1.

Suki Bergg

Suki Bergg

Comedy Assistant

Suki graduated from the University of Bristol in 2015 and joined Objective Fiction in the same year. She is the team’s assistant and helps with script reading and live talent scouting.

Suki also writes sketch comedy, and was recently selected to be part of the Soho Theatre Young Company Sketch group, who performed their collection of original sketches at the Soho Theatre in 2016.