Nick Jones is a playwright, screenwriter, puppeteer and all-around performer extraordinaire. As versatile as the unique range of projects he has worked on, Jones’s quirky sense of creative curiosity is fundamental to his brand of performance.
Playwright, Screenwriter, Whatever
A performer through and through, Nick Jones is known for taking the helm of creative projects from all angles. His wordsmith talents have contributed to works of screen, stream and stage over the years. Blending storytelling with live performances, Jones is no stranger to a quirky mash up! Outside of his creative writing skills, the versatile writer is driven by his unique skill for puppeteering. Dynamically versed in all aspects of puppet performance and production, Jones is both an expert puppeteer and puppet designer, making his title as ‘puppet master’ well-earned!
Nick Jones has offered up his talents as a playwright for the creation and production of a diverse range of plays. His play “Trevor” has achieved great success and critical acclaim since its production debut in 2015, which starred Laurie Metcalf and Jimmi Simpson. Jones’s creative mastermind is also seen in the pulse of such plays as “The Coward,” “Verite,” and “Important Hats of the Twentieth Century.”
Screen & Stream
The diversity and range of Nick Jones’s portfolio is certainly something to be admired. Outside of his contributions to the world of live performance, he has also been recognized for his expertise in screenwriting. Jones has worked on numerous film and media projects throughout his career. Currently, he has several feature film projects in development, including The Face of the King, which is co-written and directed by Sebastian Silva. He is also known for writing and directing Doulo.
Many of his works have achieved great critical acclaim over the years. His repertoire has thrived in the transition from traditional to streaming. During its first season, Jones served as Co-Executive Producer for Hulu’s Ramy. Championed by numerous critics, the show earned a Peabody Award for its debut season. Now well into its second season, the Hulu series continues to make waves in the comedy realm. Blending culture with curiosity, Ramy continues to win over the hearts of its adoring audience. Jones is proud to have contributed to the program and looks forward to the series’ third season renewal.