CURRENT PROJECTS

YOUNG BLOODS

Original costume drama series commissioned by BBC / Touchpaper TV

In association with the Wellcome Institute

PREVIOUS PROJECTS

 

EX

Screenplay for Working Title Films, based on original stage musical of the same name.


SOPHIE THE TROPHY

Screenplay for Curious Films / KST.


FOOD FIGHT

Feature film re-write for 9 Fish Productions.


STUPID CUPID

Screenplay adaptation of the Arabella Weir novel, for Scorpio Films.


ENTER THE WELSH DRAGON

Screenplay for Ruby Films / Helkon.


VULTURES

Hero Films / BBC Films.


QUAZZY

Feelgood Fiction / Film Four


NAMEDROPPER

Screenplay adaptation of the Emma Forest novel for Scarlet Pictures / Film Four

THE PIRATES! IN AN ADVENTURE WITH SCIENTISTS (2012)

Commissioned to write scenes for Aardman / Sony animated feature.


EX

Sell-out run at Soho Theatre, London, 10 November - 3 December 2011.

Music by Ross Lorraine. Directed by Tricia Thorns.

Sketch originally performed as part of BAC Opera Festival.


OLD MAN AND THE SEA

Adaptation, 2010 / 11.


VIDEO CLIP


PHOTOS


REVIEW


BLOG - JULY 2011


THE MAN WITH....

Production at the Young Vic. Directed and designed by Simon Vincenzi.


MY SKY IS BIG

Co-created with Vanessa Earl

Production at the BAC / Tooting Tram & Social, 2010.

SURFING

Finborough theatre and the Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh.

Time Out Critics’ Choice.


CARBON MIRANDA

Southwark Playhouse.


An adaptation of Ernest Hemingway’s Pulitzer Prize winning novella for the stage.


Winner of the Award for Artistic Excellence at the Brighton Festival 2010.


Performed at a bay in Cornwall (with the audience brought in on local fishing boats) and on a full-size galleon used in the film The Pirates of the Caribbean. Transferred to Arcola theatre then to: Riverside Studios, London, for a 5-week run ending 27th February 2011. Headlined the world’s first Literature Festival of the Sea in Southend, July 2011. Directed by Laura Casey.

MIRANDA

Feelgood Fiction / Film Four, starring Christina Ricci, John Simm, Kyle MacLachlan and John Hurt. Winner of Audience Award at the Raindance Film Festival 2003. Official Selection, Sundance Film Festival. Sold in 22 countries.

MR. FORGETTABLE (2011)

Short film, directed by Roydon Turner.

MY SKY IS BIG

Short film, shown at National Film Theatre. Directed by Lisa Goldman.

Produced by Ruby Films.

FILM:

LIFE GOES ON

Co-wrote a short animated film for Fool Hardy Films / Screen South / Film Council. BAFTA longlist.

THEATRE CREDITS INCLUDE:

CRUSH

Finborough Theatre, 19 - 23 December 2011.

As part of the Papatango residency. Directed by Laura Casey.

STALLIONS

Commissioned by Soho Theatre.

Rehearsed reading at Soho, with Sally Hawkins and Mat Fraser

OBSESSION

Etcetera Theatre and BAC.

Time Out Critics’ Choice.


EX (the play)

Runner-up as Best New Play in London, London Writers Competition.

White Bear / Old Red Lion / BAC. Directed by Sara Clifford.

Publicity photo for play shows lead Hannah Dickenson.



RADIO:


AGENT 52

Radio 4, tx1998. Pick of the Week.



ONLINE:


FRANKSTON

Commissioned as lead writer on multi-platform murder mystery for BBC Online, 2009.

 

THE SHOE SHOP OF DESIRE

Commissioned by the National Theatre in association with Nottingham Playhouse and The Comedy Store Players,  Workshopped at The Nottingham Playhouse with Stephen Mangan and George Costigan.


Production at the BAC starring Zoe Telford. Directed by the critic James Christopher as part of the Critics Up For Review season, subject of a BBC2 documentary. Designed by Simon Vincenzi.

SUICIDE AND MANIPULATION

Finborough Theatre.

TANGO 'TIL YOU'RE SORE

Finborough Theatre

Publicity photo for Elle Magazine by Tim Sutton

THE BIG 4 OH

Young Vic Theatre / New Directors - March 1st 2013

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Group show about the seven deadly sins, Pleasance Theatre. November 2012.


E-MALE

Short film, commissioned by ARTE

Sweet Child Films / for French & German TV.


TELEVISION:


THE CREAM TEAM

Pilot sit-com for Channel 4 / Touchpaper TV.


VICTIM SUPPORT

60’ drama pilot. Sponsored by Screen South.


THE BIG DECISION

Commissioned to write synopsis of original series for Sony / Touchpaper TV.


PLANET THANET

Commissioned to write synopsis of original series for RDF / Touchpaper TV.


MANNY

Commissioned to write 1st episode of original series for Baby Cow / BBC1.


LIFE

Commissioned to write 1st episode of original series for Sony International Pictures Television.


A-Z OF EVERYTHING

Episode of Children’s television series, Helicon Pictures.


THE LIFE OF RILEY

Comedy drama series, Stormy Pictures / BBC.


FAT DOCTOR

Comedy drama series, Carlton.