Alexandra Maher

Writer

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Film, TV & Theatre

Film, TV & Theatre

Alex has worked for over ten years as a professional actor. She is now writing, directing and producing her own work, with a particular focus on writing for the female protagonist in comedy-drama and feature film. 

Her debut theatre show Hope & Gloria  won Best Show at the Funny Women Awards in 2013.

In 2018 her spec TV pilot Premature  was Shortlisted for the Test Card Pilot Competition at the Edinburgh TV Festival.

She is currently editing her BFI funded short film Tortoise  which she has both written and directed.

In Development

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TORTOISE

2020

Persona Pictures

Short film in development funded by the BFI

01:17

2019

Raging Calm Productions

Short film in development

PREMATURE

Pilot for 6 x 30' completed in 2017
*Shortlisted: Test Card Pilot Competition, Edinburgh Television Festival 2018

INNER CITY RING-ROAD

Co-written with Ollie Birch
Pilot completed 2016

Theatre

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HOPE & GLORIA

2013

Leicester Square Theatre

*Winner: Best Show, Funny Women Awards, Edinburgh 2013