Nicola Wilson

Writer

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Nick Barron
Assistant: Nicole Schivardi

Film, TV & Theatre

Nicola has written for theatre, radio and television. She is currently adapting GIRL UNKNOWN by Karen Perry for Tiger Aspect as well as writing an episode for the upcoming Sky Italia/Sky Atlantic series DOMINA, produced by Fifty Fathoms and she has been commissioned to adapt a novel by a best selling author by Moonage. Nicola has written a new play which is on submission to theatres and she is developing an original TV project with Fragile Films. She has also written an episode in the upcoming third series of THE GOOD KARMA HOSPITAL for Tiger Aspect/ITV.

Her play, PLAQUES AND TANGLES, premiered at The Royal Court Theatre in Autumn 2015 and was selected as one of three plays to be supported by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation as a Jerwood New Playwrights commission. It has been translated into Romanian and is currently being produced at Queen Marie Theatre, Oradea. It has also been translated into French and is being read as part of the Regards Croises theatre festival in Grenoble in May.

Nicola completed the BBC Writers’ Academy in 2009 and wrote across Continuing Drama Series in 2010. After the Academy, she continued to write for HOLBY CITY and wrote further episodes of EASTENDERS and CASUALTY, as well as two episodes of FATHER BROWN for BBC Daytime.

She wrote an Afternoon Play, CUT TO THE HEART for Radio 4 and Radio 3’s The Wire produced her play LIFE ON THE EDGES. Her stage play, MOONWALKING, was performed at Oran Mor theatre in Glasgow 2008 and she has also written short plays for Clean Break and Paines Plough.

Prior to writing, she was Literary Manager at the Bush Theatre between 2001 and 2005 and Senior Reader at the National Theatre before that. 

In Development

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DOMINA

Fifty Fathoms/Sky Italia/Sky Atlantic

Writer, 1 Episode

BOOK ADAPTATION

Moonage Pictures

1 x 60 min Script, adapting a novel by best selling author

LIFE AND EVERYTHING ELSE

Fragile Films

GIRL UNKNOWN

Tiger Aspect

Book Adaptation

THE GOOD KARMA HOSPITAL

2018

Tiger Aspect/ ITV

S3

Television

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THE GOOD KARMA HOSPITAL

Tiger Aspect / ITV

1 x 60' Episode

SHAKESPEARE & HATHAWAY

2018

BBC

1 x Episode

HOLBY CITY

BBC

1 x Episode

EASTENDERS

BBC

2 x Episodes

FATHER BROWN

BBC

2 x Episodes

CASUALTY

BBC

2 x Episodes

DOCTORS

BBC

5 x Episodes

Radio

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CUT TO THE HEART

2017

Radio 4

Afternoon Play

LIFE ON THE EDGES

Radio 3

The Wire

Theatre

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PLAQUES AND TANGLES

The Royal Court Theatre

Director Lucy Morrison

MOONWALKING

Oran Mor

Director Jemima Levick