What do you do when, one Christmas, your father hands you his terrible, self-published erotic novel? If you’re Jamie Morton, you create a comedy podcast entitled My Dad Wrote a Porno and read it chapter by chapter to a delighted global audience. The podcast stormed to the top of iTunes charts and, in 2016, a bestselling book was released. Jamie talks with Ben Jenkins about the simultaneously hilarious and horrific world of My Dad Wrote a Porno.

Jamie Morton (International)

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Jamie Morton is a digital director, editor and writer based in London. When his father self-published a terrible erotic novel, Jamie took to reading it chapter by chapter in a comedy podcast entitled My Dad Wrote A Porno. The show immediately stormed to the top of the iTunes chart both in the UK and around the globe and has been downloaded over 50 million times with celebrity super-fans like Elijah Wood, Daisy Ridley and Michael Sheen joining in the smut. In October 2016 Jamie, along with his co-hosts, wrote a best-selling book based on the show.

Ben Jenkins (Australian)

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Ben Jenkins is a writer, comedian and television presenter on the ABC. His work has been featured in The Monthly, The Guardian Australia, People of Letters and The Best Australian Comedy Writing.