Chris Thompson is an award winning playwright based in London and New York.
His plays include Of Kith and Kin (Bush Theatre and Sheffield Theatres), Albion (Bush Theatre) and Carthage (Finborough Theatre).
Albion was awarded that year’s Simon Gray Award; Carthage won the Pearson Playwrighting Award and was nominated for Best New Play and Most Promising New Playwright in the OFFIE awards.
Chris has been commissioned by the National Theatre, The Royal Court Theatre and the Bush Theatre. He was the Channel 4 Playwright in Residence at the Finborough Theatre in 2014, and currently has two television series in development with Euston Film and TV.