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Emily Ballou

Writer

Credits

TELEVISION
Production (role):
JERUSALEM
Company:
42 / Channel 4
Project details:
1 x 60' episode
Production (role):
TABOO
Company:
Scott Free / BBC1
Project details:
1 x 60' episode
Production (role):
HUMANS
Company:
Kudos / Channel 4
Project details:
1 x 60’ episode
Production (role):
SCOTT AND BAILEY
Company:
Red / ITV 1 (Series 4)
Project details:
2 x 60’ episodes
Production (role):
THE SLAP
Company:
Matchbox Pictures / ABC
Project details:
2 x 60' episodes: 'Anouk' and 'Aisha'

Based on the novel by Christos Tsiolkas

Nominated for an International Emmy for Best Drama 2012
Production (role):
BLACKOUT US (Co-Writer)
Company:
Raw / National Geographic
Project details:
1 x 90’ drama documentary

Co-written with Ewan Morrison
Production (role):
CASE HISTORIES
Company:
Ruby / BBC 1 (Series 2)
Project details:
1 x 90’ episode

Starring Jason Isaacs
FEATURE FILM
Production (role):
THE TURNING (writer)
Company:
The Turning Ensemble
Project details:
Based on Tim Winton's short stories

Writer of section "FAMILY"
CURRENT
Production (role):
MY QUANTUM LIFE
Company:
Red
Project details:
1 x 60’ pilot
Production (role):
THE SIGNATURE OF ALL THINGS
Company:
Origin / WGBH Boston
Project details:
Adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert’s novel
Production (role):
LEILA
Company:
ITV Studios
Project details:
1 x 60’ pilot based on the books by Zoe Ferraris
Production (role):
JULIA MARGARET CAMERON
Company:
Elize Spall / BBC Films
Project details:
Original screenplay
Production (role):
IOLAIRE
Company:
BBC Scotland
Project details:
1 x 90’ drama
Production (role):
THE TROUBLE WITH GIRLS
Company:
Red Arrow / Channel Four
Project details:
1 x 60’ pilot script
BOOKS
Date: 2009
Production (role):
THE DARWIN POEMS
Company:
University of Western Australia Press
Project details:
Winner of the Wesley Michel Wright Poetry Prize 2010

Highly commended Anne Elder Award, 2010

Shortlisted for the NSW Premier's Prize, the Western Australian Premier's Prize, the Mary Gilmore Prize and the ALS Gold Medal
Date: 2007
Production (role):
APHELION
Company:
Picador
Project details:
Novel
Date: 2007
Production (role):
ONE BLUE SOCK
Company:
Random House
Project details:
Children's picture book

Illustrated by Stephen Michael King
Date: 2002
Production (role):
FATHER LANDS
Company:
Picador
Project details:
Novel

Winner of the Sydney Morning Herald's Best Young Australian Novelists of 2003

Credits

  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): JERUSALEM
    Company: 42 / Channel 4
    Project details: 1 x 60' episode
  • Production (role): TABOO
    Company: Scott Free / BBC1
    Project details: 1 x 60' episode
  • Production (role): HUMANS
    Company: Kudos / Channel 4
    Project details: 1 x 60’ episode
  • Production (role): SCOTT AND BAILEY
    Company: Red / ITV 1 (Series 4)
    Project details: 2 x 60’ episodes
  • Production (role): THE SLAP
    Company: Matchbox Pictures / ABC
    Project details: 2 x 60' episodes: 'Anouk' and 'Aisha'

    Based on the novel by Christos Tsiolkas

    Nominated for an International Emmy for Best Drama 2012
  • Production (role): BLACKOUT US (Co-Writer)
    Company: Raw / National Geographic
    Project details: 1 x 90’ drama documentary

    Co-written with Ewan Morrison
  • Production (role): CASE HISTORIES
    Company: Ruby / BBC 1 (Series 2)
    Project details: 1 x 90’ episode

    Starring Jason Isaacs
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): THE TURNING (writer)
    Company: The Turning Ensemble
    Project details: Based on Tim Winton's short stories

    Writer of section "FAMILY"
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): MY QUANTUM LIFE
    Company: Red
    Project details: 1 x 60’ pilot
  • Production (role): THE SIGNATURE OF ALL THINGS
    Company: Origin / WGBH Boston
    Project details: Adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert’s novel
  • Production (role): LEILA
    Company: ITV Studios
    Project details: 1 x 60’ pilot based on the books by Zoe Ferraris
  • Production (role): JULIA MARGARET CAMERON
    Company: Elize Spall / BBC Films
    Project details: Original screenplay
  • Production (role): IOLAIRE
    Company: BBC Scotland
    Project details: 1 x 90’ drama
  • Production (role): THE TROUBLE WITH GIRLS
    Company: Red Arrow / Channel Four
    Project details: 1 x 60’ pilot script
  • Date
    Publication (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2009
    Production (role): THE DARWIN POEMS
    Company: University of Western Australia Press
    Project details: Winner of the Wesley Michel Wright Poetry Prize 2010

    Highly commended Anne Elder Award, 2010

    Shortlisted for the NSW Premier's Prize, the Western Australian Premier's Prize, the Mary Gilmore Prize and the ALS Gold Medal
  • Date: 2007
    Production (role): APHELION
    Company: Picador
    Project details: Novel
  • Date: 2007
    Production (role): ONE BLUE SOCK
    Company: Random House
    Project details: Children's picture book

    Illustrated by Stephen Michael King
  • Date: 2002
    Production (role): FATHER LANDS
    Company: Picador
    Project details: Novel

    Winner of the Sydney Morning Herald's Best Young Australian Novelists of 2003

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Independent Talent Group Ltd
40 Whitfield Street,
London, W1T 2RH

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