Justin Pollard
Agent(s): Julian Alexander

Justin Pollard has worked as a writer and producer on numerous documentary series including Channel 4’s popular archaeology show Time Team and the series The Seven Ages of Britain, for which he also wrote the accompanying book.  He has acted as a historical consultant for feature films, including Elizabeth and The Four Feathers, and he is one of the writers of QI for the BBC.

Justin’s books include the critically acclaimed Alfred the Great (John Murray, 2006), The Interesting Bits (John Murray, 2009) and the more recent Charge! The Interesting Bits of Military History (John Murray, 2009) and Secret Britain: The Hidden Bits of British History (John Murray, 2010)  His has also penned a scintillating and humorous look at the history of scientific discovery, Boffinology (John Murray, 2010).

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