James "Jimmy" Deon Lamont (born June 15, 1982) is a London-based BAFTA winning writer on Seasons 1-2 of The Amazing World of Gumball. He is friends with fellow writer Jon Foster.



  • The Armstrong and Miller Show (writer, 4 episodes)


  • Ashen's Tech Dump (writer)



  • The Harry Hill Movie (writer)


  • Paddington (writer)
  • Cuckoo (writer, 3 episodes, 2014-2016)


  • Wasted (writer, creator, associate producer)
  • The Amazing World of Gumball (writer, "The Choices")



  • In the 2012 BAFTA awards, he mentioned that his favorite films from the 1980s were Back to the Future and Aliens.[citation needed]
  • Lamont's alter ego, David Zanthor, the hobo magician, has been referenced in "The Club" and "The Potato."
  • Although he wrote episodes for Seasons 1 and 2 only, he came up with the premise for The Choices along with Ben Bocquelet and Jon Foster back when they were still working together. However, it would not be until Season 5 when the episode was finally produced.[1]

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