Guy Meredith

Agent:  Conrad Williams

Biography: Guy Meredith began his working life as a journalist but for the past 30 years has been a scriptwriter, script consultant and lecturer on the various aspects of storytelling.  He speaks and works in English, French, German, Spanish and Catalan.

Guy Meredith writes across the genres through drama, crime and comedy. He writes for TV, film, radio and stage.


TV/film and feature film commissions/productions:

  • TRUST ME (2012. TV film. Rowboat Productions for ZDF, Germany)
  • PRIME CUT (2012. TV film. Cologne Media, Germany
  • THE NUMBER (2012. Feature film. Gemini Films)
  • THE SCHMIDT CLOUD (2012. Sitcom series bible. Phoenix Film)
  • PLOETZLICH MODEL (2011. TV film. Zoela Film/ZDF Germany)
  • WITH THE SUN IN MY EYES (2012. TV film. Pupkin Film, Holland
  • THREE MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT (2008. 13 x 60' eps. Te Papa Films)
  • DAS AMT IN BERLIN (1998. 90' TV film. RTL, Germany)
  • SK KÖLSCH (1997-8. 3 x 60' eps. SAT 1, Germany. With Georg Heinzen)
  • BRIBERY AND CORRUPTION (1995. 120' TV film. Meridian, UK)
  • HEARTSTONES (1994. 120' TV film. Meridian, UK)
  • EL HOMBRE DE LA NEVERA (1992. Feature film. Clap Prod, Spain)
  • TAKE THREE WOMEN (1983. 60' TV film. BBC, UK)
  • A SHILLING LIFE (1982. 60' TV film. BBC, UK)
  • HEARTBEAT (1996. 1 x 60' ep. Yorkshire, UK)
  • TECX (1990. 1 x 60' ep. Central, UK)
  • THE BILL (1987-9. 2 x 30' eps. Thames, UK)
  • GENTLEMEN & PLAYERS (1987. 4 x 60' eps. TVS, UK)
  • BOON (1986-90. 7 x 60' eps. Central, UK)
  • DEMPSEY & MAKEPEACE (1986. 2 x 60' eps. LWT, UK)
  • GEMS (1985-87. 18 x 30' eps. Thames, UK)
  • RADIO (1982. 2 x 30' eps. TVS, UK)

TV comedy credits:

  • MS (1985-87. 18 x 30' eps. Thames, UK) 
  • UNBESCHREIBLICH WEIBLICH (Sit-com pilot. RADK)
  • WDR IM KELLER GÄRT ES (Sit-com, 1 ep. WDR, Germany)
  • THE REBELS (Sit-com concept and pilot. Germany / Belgium)
  • DAS AMT (Sit-com, 1 ep. RTL, Germany)
  • ROLLO IMPERIAL (Sit-com concept and pilot. Antena 3, Spain)
  • DIEGO BANDERAS (Sit-com, 3 eps. Canal Sur, Spain)
  • BELLE (Sit-com pilot. Media Lounge, Belgium)
  • GOOD MORNING CAMPUS (Sit-com pilot. LWT, UK)
  • NOT THE NINE O'CLOCK NEWS (Sketches. BBC, UK)

Radio credits:

Between 1977 and 2010 Guy Meredith has had over 30 radio plays broadcast by the BBC. He is currently writing a play for Radio 4 about Verdi and Wagner to be broadcast in 2013. Five of his plays have been nominated for awards. These were:

  • LA PESTE (1987. Sony Award)
  • MAD, BAD (1988. UK entry for Prix Futura)
  • THE SURPRISE SYMPHONY (1991. UK entry for Prix Italia)
  • PERUCCI'S ESCAPEMENT (1992. Writers' Guild Award)
  • RUN, MAN, RUN (1992. Writers' Guild Award)

Story editing:  

  • A LIVRE OUVERT (2010 Point Prod. Switzerland)
  • MEINE SCHWESTER UND ICH (2004   Nostro Film. Germany. Sit-com)
  • EX UND HOPP! (2003 Nostro Film. Germany. Sit-com)
  • HALT DURCH, PAUL! (2002 Network Movie. Germany. Sit-com)
  • RTL BERNDS HEXE (2001-2. Germany. Sit-com)
  • MÄNNER SIND SCHWEINE (2001 SAT 1 Germany. Sit-com)
  • (UNBESCHREIBLICH WEIBLICH. (2000 RTL. Germany. Sit-com)
  • EINMAL PRINZ ZU SEIN (2000 WDR. Germany. Sit-com)
  • DUNJA EN DESIE (1999 NPS. Netherlands.  Sit-com)
  • BRADAZ (1999-2000 NPS. Netherlands. Sit-com)
  • THE REBELS (1998 Gemini/Skyline. Germany/Belgium. Sit-com)
  • DAS AMT (1997-2002 RTL. Germany.           Sit-com)
  • IDA Y VOLTA (1997 TV Galicia. Spain.           Sit-com)
  • DIEGO BANDERAS (1995 Canal Sur. Spain.   Sit-com)
  • RUTH RENDELL MYSTERIES (1994-6 Meridian. UK. Drama)