The Matthew Purnell Show


The Matthew Purnell Show.

A fast-paced comedy set in the near future when learning disabled and/or autistic people have taken over the world of film & TV. 

At the forefront is The Matthew Purnell Show, the world’s biggest chat show. Today, it’s the 100th episode, and the money people are paying a visit. But the host is running late, the camera crew are hung over, the director is missing, and a shadowy figure is lurking unseen… Can the team get it together before the biggest show yet?   

Featuring a cast of 31 learning-disabled and/or autistic actors. 

Written, produced and directed by: Daniel McGowan 
Assistant Producer: Ellen Groves 
Director of Photography and Editor: Jonathan Dunn 
Music by: John Rea 
Made with the support of Morrisons Foundation, Boom Cymru and Bad Wolf 
Starring: Lucy Green, Faye Wiggan, Andrew Tadd, Tom Spencer, Iwan Jones and Matthew Purnell  


Where and when?


Shorts Session 1:

📅 20 June
📍 Chapter
🕝 1.30pm – 3pm

Tickets: Book here


Shorts Session 2:

📅 28 June
📍 Pontio
🕝 2pm – 3.30pm

Tickets: Book here


Shorts Session 2:

📅 1 July
📍 Ffwrnes
🕝 6.15pm

Tickets: Book here

Running Time: 24 minutes
Age Rating: Recommended PG
Language: English
Access: CC | AD