Me + You Productions is an award-winning independent film and television production company founded by EMMY winning writer, directors and producers Richard Yee and Krishnendu Majumdar. They make cinematic authored drama, comedy and documentaries with the very best writing and directing talent.
They are currently in production on a 3×60’ authored drama anthology series for C4 written and directed by BAFTA winning Dominic Savage starring Samantha Morton, Vicky McClure and Gemma Chan and have recently completed SICK OF IT – a 6×30’ scripted comedy drama series for Sky written by Karl Pilkington and Richard Yee starring Karl Pilkington. THE DALI AND THE COOPER, a single film for Sky Arts written by Roger Drew + Ed Dyson, directed by Iain Forsyth + Jane Pollard starring David Suchet, Sheila Hancock and Noel Fielding with music by Jarvis Cocker and Richard Hawley was recently broadcast on Sky Arts. The show recently won a Royal Television Society Award.
They are currently developing a 3-part medical ethics drama titled SAVING ASHYA written by Paul Viragh and directed by Justin Chadwick, as well as LEIGH, SUE AND LUCIEN – a feature film based on the real relationship between Leigh Bowery, Sue Tilley and Lucien Freud directed by filmmakers Iain Forsyth + Jane Pollard.
Richard and Krish are the co-creators and makers of three series of the BAFTA-nominated AN IDIOT ABROAD starring Ricky Gervais Stephen Merchant and Karl Pilkington. The franchise is a global hit – it has sold over 1.9 million DVDs in the UK, over 1.2 million books and the TV series have been sold to 210 territories as well as being the consistently highest rating show on Sky1 in the UK.
Me+You’s other output includes two series of INTERNATIONAL EMMY winning HOFF THE RECORD (a scripted comedy starring David Hasselhoff and Asim Chaudhry) which also airs on Netflix in the US and sold to 173 territories. They also produced two series of the comic documentary series THE MOANING OF LIFE, starring Karl Pilkington, for Sky which sold to 189 territories including Netflix in the US. The spin off books, THE MOANING OF LIFE and MORE MOANING frequently appear amongst the top sellers in The Sunday Times book chart.
Me+You have also made SCARE BNB (a Sky comedy featuring Steen Raskopoulus, Sara Pascoe, Nish Kumar and John Kearns), FRIGHTBUSTERS (a Sky comedy featuring Guz Khan and Alex McQueen) plus ONE FOR THE ROAD a comic documentary starring Seann Walsh for BBC3.
They are developing a slate of factual, comedy and drama projects for all the main UK broadcasters. Projects include comedy series ELEPHANT with Nick Helm and Esther Smith, plus much more content with an array of talent – including Asim Chaudhry, Jamie and Natasia Demetriou and Richard Gadd.
Krish is also the Chairman of the BAFTA Television Committee, on the BAFTA Board of Trustees, a PACT Council Member and formerly on the Board of Directors UK.
Me + You Productions is represented by WME in the US. Me + You Productions is Albert Affiliated.