Yasmin Joseph is a London-based writer. Her debut play J’Ouvert premiered at Theatre503 in 2019 and the Harold Pinter Theatre as part of Sonia Friedman’s 2021 RE:EMERGE season. She was nominated for the Evening Standard’s Most Promising Playwright Award and this years Stage Debut Awards for Best Creative West End Debut. She won the 2020 James Tait Black Prize For Drama. Yasmin is the current writer-in-residence at Sister Pictures and is on attachment at the Royal Court Theatre as a winner of the Channel 4 Playwrights scheme. Yasmin is also under co-commission with Soho Theatre and The Actors Touring Company as part of the Soho Six, The Place Theatre in Bedford with the Retired Caribbean Nurses Association and Clean Break.
She’s currently writing an episode of Steve Knight’s new Disney+ show as well as new show for BBC/Drama Republic/B-Side.