Mark O’Connell is a writer, author and cultural pundit peddler. As a comedy writer he has written for a range of actors, directors and performers, sketch shows, sitcom projects, stand-up acts, promos, online shorts and the legendary Ronnie Corbett. His debut book CATCHING BULLETS – MEMOIRS OF A BOND FAN is now published by Splendid Books. With a Foreword by Mark Gatiss and a Prelude by 007 producer Barbara Broccoli, the book is a gilded account of growing up as an eccentric film fan in the 1980s (4 stars, TOTAL FILM / 8 stars, STARBURST / “loved it”, Al Murray). CATCHING BULLETS was shortlisted for the 2013 POLARI FIRST BOOK PRIZE award.
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