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Daisy Aitkens

Director

Daisy is a writer/director. She has written on the two popular sit coms – My Family and Shelfstackers. As well as developing pilots with World Productions, Carnival, E4 and the BBC.

In 2014 she wrote and directed her first short film, 96 Ways To Say I Love You. This went on to be accepted to the Berlin Film Festival, London Film Festival and the Cambridge Film Festival. In 2016 she wrote and directed the short film ‘The Exit’, which went on to have over 30k views on vimeo.

In 2016/17, she directed and wrote her debut feature film, ‘You, Me and Him”, starring Lucy Punch, Faye Marsay and David Tennant. ‘You, Me and Him’ had it’s cinema release in the UK April 12th 2018. It is now available on Amazon Prime, iTunes and Virgin Movies.

In 2018 she was commissioned to write an adaptation of A Quiet Life by Natasha Walters for Armadillo Pictures. She currently has a TV pilot in development with Expectation Entertainment.

TWITTER: @DaisyAitkens

INSTA: @daisy_aitkens

Credits

FEATURE FILM
Date: 2018
Production (role):
A QUIET LIFE
Company:
Armadillo Pictures
Project details:
Currently writing the adaptation of Natasha Walters novel
Date: 2017
Production (role):
YOU, ME AND HIM
Company:
Bad Penny Productions
Project details:
Director/ Writer.
Starring: David Tennant, Faye Marsay and Lucy Punch.
SHORT FILM
Date: 2016
Production (role):
THE EXIT
Project details:
Director/ Writer
Produced by Georgia Moffett.
Date: 2015
Production (role):
96 WAYS TO SAY I LOVE YOU
Project details:
Director/ Writer.
Starring David Tennant and Nina Sosanya
TELEVISION
Date: 2018
Production (role):
PEEL & JONES
Company:
Expectation
Project details:
Writing a pilot for a tv series with Georgia Tennant
Date: 2010
Production (role):
SHELFSTACKERS
Company:
Lime Pictures / BBC
Project details:
Writer of 2 episodes.
Date: 2010
Production (role):
MY FAMILY
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Writer

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2018
    Production (role): A QUIET LIFE
    Company: Armadillo Pictures
    Project details: Currently writing the adaptation of Natasha Walters novel
  • Date: 2017
    Production (role): YOU, ME AND HIM
    Company: Bad Penny Productions
    Project details: Director/ Writer.
    Starring: David Tennant, Faye Marsay and Lucy Punch.
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Project details
  • Date: 2016
    Production (role): THE EXIT
    Project details: Director/ Writer
    Produced by Georgia Moffett.
  • Date: 2015
    Production (role): 96 WAYS TO SAY I LOVE YOU
    Project details: Director/ Writer.
    Starring David Tennant and Nina Sosanya
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2018
    Production (role): PEEL & JONES
    Company: Expectation
    Project details: Writing a pilot for a tv series with Georgia Tennant
  • Date: 2010
    Production (role): SHELFSTACKERS
    Company: Lime Pictures / BBC
    Project details: Writer of 2 episodes.
  • Date: 2010
    Production (role): MY FAMILY
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Writer