Mick Collins

Writer

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Film, TV & Theatre

Assistant : Florence Hyde

Film, TV & Theatre

Mick Collins began writing drama after moving first from a legal background, through spells in print and radio journalism, where he covered a wide variety of major sporting events. He acted as story consultant for series 2 of ‘Silk’, and wrote an episode for series 3, before writing two series of the Silk spin off ‘The Clerks’ Room’ for BBC Radio 4.

He has also worked on ‘The Village’, before acting as story consultant and writing an episode of ‘The Last Post’. In addition, he has written episodes of the RTE legal drama ‘Striking Out’.

He has written a number of books and been nominated in the British Sports Book Awards. He has appeared on both TV and radio, from TalkSport to 5Live and the Today programme. He spent two years presenting sports programmes on BBC London.

Television

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STRIKING OUT

2017

RTE

6x 60'
2 episodes (writer)

THE LAST POST

2017

Bonafide Films / BBC

6x60' drama
1 episode (writer)

THE VILLAGE

2014

Company

Story Consultant

SILK SERIES 3

2013

BBC / BBC1

Ep 2

SILK SERIES 2

2012

BBC / BBC1

As Story Consultant

Radio

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SILK (Radio)

2014

BBC / BBC Radio 4

2 series
6x45' dramas, to sit alongside the BBC programme of the same name