Laura Neal

Writer

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Giles Smart
Associate Agent: Jennifer Thomas

Film, TV & Theatre

2012 Broadcast Hot Shot, Laura Neal began writing at 18 years old. Whilst studying at Bristol University she won the Hull Truck Prize (2007)  and was selected for the Paines Plough Future Perfect scheme and the Royal Court writers programme in the same year. In 2008 her play KILLING JONATHAN was shortlisted for the Rod Hall award and the Theatre 503 Award.

Laura continued to write for the Old Vic, Paines Plough and Clean Break throughout her degree and since graduating has written for SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRL (Tiger Aspect/ITV2) an original half hour film NEW CROSS starring Russell Tovey (Touchpaper/C4) MY MAD FAT DIARY (Drama Republic/C4) and TATAU (Touchpaper/BBC).

Laura is a member of the Advanced Writing for Television Drama Programme 2017-8 run by MediaXchange & Creative Skillset, a scheme for writers with proven credits and experience who have been nominated by a senior industry professional. 

 

In Development

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SEX EDUCATION

Eleven

1 x 60'
New comedy series

TURN UP CHARLIE

Green Eyed Boy

2 x 30'
New comedy series

Television

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TATAU

2015

Touchpaper

1 x 45'

LITTLE GIRL LOST

2013

Clerkenwell Films

Adapting Brian McGilloway's novel for BBC1

MY MAD FAT DIARY 2

2013

Tiger Aspect

Co-written 1 episode of the new series with Tom Bidwell

SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRL

2012

Silver Apples Media

1 x 30'

Short Films

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COMING UP: NEW CROSS

2012

Ideal World Productions/Touchpaper Television

Theatre

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KILLING JONATHAN

2008

Theatre503

*Shortlisted for Rod Hall Award
*Shortlisted for Theatre503 Award
*Shortlisted for Old Vic New Voices

Other

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ASSISTANCE

2017

Brown Eyed Boy

Writers' Room

THE SOHO

2017

Brown Eyed Boy

Writers' Room