Amy Shindler & Beth Chalmers

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Giles Smart
Assistant: Ellie Byrne

Film, TV & Theatre

Amy and Beth are currently showrunning seasons two and three of their original New Zealand based thriller, MYSTIC (Slim TV and Film / Libertine / CBBC / NZ Online). They are also developing a drama series, LAIRD, with Quay Street Productions. Together they created and wrote original primetime comedy series, PAT AND CABBAGE, (Red Productions / ITV).

In the US, their comedy pilot, SINGLE MAN SEEKS BABY, was commissioned by Bad Wolf, ABC studios and ABC network. They have also been developing ANGRY BIRD, a comedy series, with CBS studios and Bad Wolf.

Other TV credits include: HORRIBLE HISTORIES (Lion TV, CBBC), THREESOME (Big Talk / Comedy Central), the animation series, KUUKUU HARAJUKU (Moody Street Kids / Vision Animation / Red Flags Fly) and they were also script associates on MY FAMILY (DLT/ BBC).

Amy has written episodes for several series of TROLLIED (Roughcut TV / Sky) and MY FAMILY. Her play, BURNING BRIDGES, premiered at Theatre 503 and was nominated for three Offies including Best New Play. 

Amy and Beth are represented in the US by UTA.

In Development

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AS WRITERS & CREATORS

LAIRD

Quay Street Productions

Drama Treatment Option

Television

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AS WRITERS & CREATORS

MYSTIC (Series One, Two and Three)

Slim TV and Film / Libertine Films / CBBC / NZonline

Showrunners and Writers of 17 episodes

PAT AND CABBAGE

Red Productions / ITV

Primetime Comedy series 6x30

ANGRY BIRD

Bad Wolf / RatPac / CBS Studios

Treatment option

SINGLE MAN SEEKS BABY

Bad Wolf / ABC Studios / ABC Network

Comedy Pilot

MOTHER

Red Productions

Treatment Option

STUCK

Guilty Party

Comedy Pilot

MIXED UP

Red Productions

Treatment option

SPACE GIRLS

BBC Comedy

Treatment

PLAN B

Hartswood Film and Television

Treatment option

FADE TO BLUE

RDF Media

Comedy Pilot

BROTHERLY LOVE

Working Title TV

Treatment option

ANGEL

Hat Trick Productions

Treatment option

DISLOCATED

Hat Trick Productions

Treatment Option

UNHINGED

Celador Productions

Comedy Pilot

AS WRITERS

KUUKUU HARAJUKU (Series 3)

Moody Street Kids / Vision Animation / Red Flags Fly

4 Episodes
Animated Series

THE EMERALD PROJECT

Rovio

4 Episodes
Animated Series

HORRIBLE HISTORIES (Series 6)

Lion TV / CBBC

3 Episodes

TROLLIED (Series 3 & 4)

RoughCut TV / Sky

3 Episodes and storylining

THREESOME (Series 2)

Big Talk / Comedy Central

2 Episodes and storylining

MY FAMILY (Series 7-11)

BBC 1

2 Episodes and Script Associate
*Rose D'Or Light Entertainment Award – winner 2009
*TV Quick Award for Best Comedy Show - winner 2007; nominated 2009
*National Television Award for Most Popular Comedy 2006, 2007 and 2008 – nominated

Theatre

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THE RIVER BETWEEN

Top Dog Productions

*Rogue Writers' Selection 2011

Radio

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AS CREATORS & WRITERS

PAULINE PEPYS' DOWRY

BBC

Comedy Pilot

HOLISTICS OF AVON

BBC

Comedy Pilot

AS WRITERS

CONCRETE COW SERIES (Series 2)

BBC

THE SUNDAY FORMAT (Series 3 & 4)

BBC

Other

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AVO

Playdeo

Video Game

SISTERS

Hat Trick Productions / Sky

As Script Consultants