Ben Ashenden and Alex Owen have recorded four series of their critically lauded show "The Pin" for BBC Radio 4, picking up nominations at the Writers’ Guild Awards and Radio Academy Awards and winning the BBC Radio Award for Best Comedy. Ben and Alex have also recently made an eight part series for Audible, The Special Relationship, co-starring Fred Armisen, Cecily Strong, Kate Berlant, Lolly Adefope and Jamie Demetriou.
They have created the animated series Oi, Leonardo! for BBC3 and written for BBC1 shows Walliams and Friend, Tracey Ullman’s Show, BBC3 series Famalam and Showtime’s Who is America?. Their lockdown Zoom sketches have gained over 6 million views online.
As an actor Ben’s credits include Bridget Jones’s Baby, Avenue 5 (HBO) and W1A (BBC1) and Alex’s include Victoria (ITV), Crackanory (Dave) and Wannabe (BBC3). They have both appeared in Stath Lets Flats (C4), Sky Christmas special After Ever After and the upcoming feature Jurassic World: Dominion.