David Lemon

Writer

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Sean Gascoine
Associate Agent: Amy Sparks

Film, TV & Theatre

David Lemon is writer of film, TV and Radio.

Credits include the feature films FAINTHEART (film4)  starring Eddie Marsan, Ewen Bremner and Jessica Hynes, and CONTAINMENT a thriller starring Lee Ross, Louise Brealey and Sheila Reid.
For Radio he has  written for the Afternoon Drama and a supernatural horror starring Mark Gatiss.

David previously worked in TV production for ITV and BBC. As a ‘fly on the wall’ cameraman and director, he has filmed grisly operations, ambulance crews in action - and even a raid on a crack den.   

A lifelong film geek, David produced documentaries to accompany the DVD release of such classic British films as Brief Encounter, Black Narcissus, The Red Shoes, David Lean's Oliver Twist and Hitchcock's The 39 Steps.
 

In Development

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SUCKERS

Stigma Films

Comedy/horror TV series

HAVEN

Poisson Rouge Pictures

Original horror feature

LIMITED INTELLIGENCE

Hat Trick Productions

GREY MATTER

Clerkenwell Films

Original drama series in development with the producers of Misfits

RICH & FAMOUS

Foundation TV / CBBC

Commissioned to develop an original sitcom for children

LIFE 2.0

Metfilm/Skillset

Developed on Metfilm/Skillset scheme for emerging screenwriters

NOW YOU SEE IT

Neon Films/UKFC

Original script developed by UK Film Council’s First Feature Development Scheme

Film

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CONTAINMENT

2015

Patchwork Productions

Thriller starring Lee Ross, Louise Brealey and Sheila Reid.

FAINTHEART

2008

Film 4/Vertigo/Slingshot

Writer
Closing Film at the 2008 Edinburgh International Film Festival
*Nominated for the 2008 Michael Powell Award

Television

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LIVING IN FEAR

2018

Eleven Film

Pilot for horror series

SUMMER IN TRANSYLVANIA

RDF/Nickelodeon UK

Writer
1 x Episode of supernatural teen sitcom

FUNKY FABLES

CBBC

Writer
Original script for animated series of irreverent fairy tales

WHIZZIWIG

ITV 1

Writer
2 x Original scripts for children’s sci-fi series based on books by acclaimed author Malorie Blackman

DOCTORS

BBC 1

Writer
5 x 30'

Radio

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THE TUNNEL

BBC Radio 4

Dystopian sci-fi drama

AFTERNOON DRAMA: ANDY WARHOL’S WIG

BBC Radio 4

AFTERNOON DRAMA: THE THIRD EYE AND THE PRIVATE EYE

BBC Radio 4

THE MAN IN BLACK: CONTAINMENT

BBC Radio 4 Extra

DARK SHADOWS: CURTAIN CALL

BIG FINISH

Short Films

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DEAD HAPPY

2010

Sky

Broadcast on Sky
Screened at 2010 Edinburgh Film Festival

MONSTERS & RABBITS

2009

Neon Films /Film London

Funded by Film London PULSE scheme
*Winner: Jury Prize, Touquet Film Festival 2009