Kayvan Novak and Ed Tracy at BAFTA

Photo credit: BAFTA

Fonejacker, later Facejacker

The show Fonejacker was two series broadcast in 2006 and 2008, then continued as Facejacker with two more series in 2010 and 2011 on E4 / Channel 4 in the UK. It was series of prank calls and featured quite a few different characters performed by a single actor. It was a collaboration between the British actor Kayvan Novak and the British writer and director Ed Tracy, produced by Hat Trick Productions.

The show had a great success and received twice a British Academy of Film and Television Award for Best Comedy And Television Program in 2008 and again in 2011.

Kayvan Novak was performing the calls doing impressions for each character. His talent is speaking with different accents. Ed Tracy was doing the writing, editing, animation and music composition.