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Nessah Muthy is a multi-award-winning, two times Writer’s Guild-nominated, writer for screen and stage.

Nessah has written for On The Edge Series III (BlackLight Television / Channel 4) and her award winning (Debut Writer/Edinburgh TV Festival) Cradled, is now available to view on All4.

She currently has six series ideas in development with Pulse Films, Hera Pictures, Fable Pictures, The Forge, Firebird Pictures, and BlackLight Television / Channel 4.

Nessah is also working on A Gentleman In Moscow for Showtime / Popcorn Storm Pictures, The Winter King for ITVx / Bad Wolf,  Kate Brooke’s new series for Viacom / Paramount+ / Artis Pictures, and Frank Spotniz’s project with Big Light Productions.

Additionally, Nessah is a member of the Coronation Street writers’ team, having written twenty episodes to date.

For theatre Nessah is currently under commission to: the Actors Touring Company, National Youth Theatre, Kiln Theatre, Kali Theatre and on attachment to the National Theatre Studio.

Previously Nessah has worked with a number of leading theatres and arts organisations including: the Almeida Theatre (Smiles Behind The Masks), Boundless Theatre (How To Save The Planet When You’re A Young Carer And Broke), Young Vic (Tapestry), Donmar Warehouse (Monuments), Royal Court Theatre, Punchdrunk, the National Youth Theatre, (The Host) Cardboard Citizens, HighTide, (Heroine) Kali Theatre, (Sundowning) Theatre Centre, Iris Theatre, Cloakroom Theatre/the King’s Head Theatre and the Gate Theatre/Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. (After Rhinoceros: The Red Pill)

After a critically-acclaimed, sell-out run in London, Nessah’s immersive play for young people, Small Wonders, (co-created with Punchdrunk) transferred to Imaginate’s Edinburgh International Children’s Festival in May 2019. It received five star reviews and was subsequently nominated in the Best Play for Young Audiences category at the Writers’ Guild Awards 2020.

Awards include: Debut Writer/Edinburgh TV Festival, Edinburgh TV Festival One To Watch, 2021, Adrian Pagan Award,2018 and the Character 7 Prize, 2017.

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