Film, TV & Theatre
Since 2008, Lee has written plays and completed new writing attachments with theatres including the West Yorkshire Playhouse, Hull Truck, Contact Theatre, Fruitspace (Hull), Southwark Playhouse, The Royal Exchange Manchester, Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse, The Old Vic and the Royal Court. In 2009, he also graduated from an MA in Writing for Performance & Publication at the University of Leeds.
Over the past few years, Lee has been developing spec scripts for television and film. From this work, he has been selected for BBC shadow schemes with EastEnders (2016) and Casualty (2017), gaining a commission for a Casualty episode. His first short film The Nest Egg is currently being submitted to film festivals. Having picked up a couple of awards already, the film has screened at festivals including Aesthetica Short Film Festival, Beverly Hills Film Festival, DC Shorts, Hamptons International Film Festival and London International Short Film Festival.
Lee’s second short The Hit is currently looking for funding. Other credits include speech/content writing for IWC Schaffhausen and Saatchi & Saatchi.
BBC Continuing Drama
Supported by the Peggy Ramsay Foundation
BBC Continuing Drama
THE NEST EGG
Stealing Horses Productions
THE LOVE INN
Octagon Theatre Bolton/The Alligator Club
Dir: Elizabeth Newman
POP UP PANTO
The Old Vic
Dir: Kirsty Patrick Ward
WHEN DOMINOES FALL
Dir: Andrew Pearson
Old Vic New Voices/Time Warner
Dir: Oli Rose
THE BEARDED LADY
Old Vic New Voices: The 24 Hour Plays
Dir: Tara Robinson
Commissioned as a speech/script writer for IWC Schaffhausen’s product launch event held as part of the annual Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie in Geneva for over 800 invited celebrity and business guests.
Saatchi & Saatchi
Writer for 5 x 1 minute comedy voiceovers as part of the new Toyota Yaris advertisement campaign.
MAKE AN ARIA PROJECT
Music Theatre Wales/Opera North
Writer of an original Aria, LOOK AT ME NOW, working alongside composer Laurence Tompkins. Performed at Opera North in December 2012.