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Born in Manchester, educated University of Birmingham.

Michael began gag writing for, amongst others, Sacha Baron Cohen’s early ALI-G material.  He co-wrote DEAD AIR, a black comedy short – Finalist, BBC Talent New Filmmakers’ Award. Subsequently, Michael was commissioned to write an original screenplay, PUTNEY HIGH for Branagh’s Renaissance Films and then commissioned by the BBC for one of the eight EVENING PLAYS before attending the BBC’s Writer’s Academy in 2007. Michael became a staff writer on BBC dramas including: EASTENDERS, HOLBY, DOCTORS and CASUALTY where Michael served as a core-writer for two years.

Michael has also had a Sci-Fi thriller series in development with World Productions, a comedy pilot script bought by Objective Productions, a 1 hour conspiracy thriller series commissioned by Keshet US under their output deal with NBC Universal and most recently Michael is working with Hartswood Films who have optioned a 1 hour black-comedy crime-series pilot script.

Credits

SCRIPT COMMISSIONS
Production (role):
EXTRAORDINARY IRRELEVANCE
Company:
Hartswood Films
Project details:
Original Script in development
Production (role):
DEAD SKIN
Company:
Keshet US
Project details:
Original Script commission
Production (role):
BLOODY STUDENTS
Company:
Objective pictures
Project details:
Original half hour comedy script
Production (role):
G-2
Company:
World Productions
Project details:
Original script - Sci-fi Thriller
Production (role):
PUTNEY HIGH
Company:
Renaissance Pictures
Project details:
Original Feature commission
TELEVISION
Production (role):
CASUALTY
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
Core Writer for 2 Years
Production (role):
Eastenders
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
Writer on Multiple episodes
Production (role):
DOCTORS
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
Writer on Multiple Episodes
Production (role):
REGRETS
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
Original Comedy drama commission for the "Evening Play" strand

Credits

  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): EXTRAORDINARY IRRELEVANCE
    Company: Hartswood Films
    Project details: Original Script in development
  • Production (role): DEAD SKIN
    Company: Keshet US
    Project details: Original Script commission
  • Production (role): BLOODY STUDENTS
    Company: Objective pictures
    Project details: Original half hour comedy script
  • Production (role): G-2
    Company: World Productions
    Project details: Original script - Sci-fi Thriller
  • Production (role): PUTNEY HIGH
    Company: Renaissance Pictures
    Project details: Original Feature commission
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): CASUALTY
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: Core Writer for 2 Years
  • Production (role): Eastenders
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: Writer on Multiple episodes
  • Production (role): DOCTORS
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: Writer on Multiple Episodes
  • Production (role): REGRETS
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: Original Comedy drama commission for the "Evening Play" strand