Agent:   Julian Friedmann

Biography:  Paul is a script writer with over 24 years' experience and nearly two hundred commissions on long running and prime time series, ranging from soaps to police procedurals and action adventure. He also has a number of original TV and film ideas and scripts. He is a visiting tutor at the University of Salford MA in Scriptwriting for TV and Radio, and an associate lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University.

In Development:

THE KILLING SPHERE (co-written with Andy Briggs) - Rowboat TV
Pilot script and series bible. Crime thriller set in the EU Parliament.

MY BOYHOOD WAR (Period Drama)
Series bible adapted from memoir by Bohdan Hryniewicz, telling the story of the Warsaw Uprising of 1944

RED EARTH - Fimline
Producer Arno Ortmair. Directed by Carlos Violade.

VINTAGE CRIMES - Mecom Fiction
3 x 90 minute episodes about a brilliant crime writer and wine expert who investigates apparently unsolvable murders in wine growing regions across Europe.


Episode script for anthology series based on Peter James short stories for Ingenious/Heap Mason Media. Exec. Producer: Debbie Mason

Original series pilot for ITV Studios. Exec. Producer: Katie Newman

HOLLYOAKS - Lime Pictures - Channel 4
Executive Producers Carolyn Reynolds and Tony Wood
Seven episodes to date.

One episode to date.            

POWERS HOUSE - Screen Siren Pictures & Bedlam Pictures
An original TV series, co-devised with Laurence Davey and Terry McDonough. (in development) 

LOST AND FOUND - Shed Productions
Proposal and pitch for a 3 x 60min thriller for ITV. (in development)  

WATERLOO ROAD - Shed Productions/BBC Scotland - BBC1
Executive Producers Cameron Roach and Brian Park
Four episodes.

MARCH OF THE DINOSAURS - Wide-Eyed Entertainment - ITV1  
Executive Producers Jasper James and Mike Davis
Scripted voice over for narration by Stephen Fry.

SINBAD - Impossible Pictures - Sky1
Uncredited re-write work.

PRIMEVAL - Impossible Pictures - ITV1
Executive Producers Adrian Hodges & Tim Haynes
Series 3 – Two episodes
Series 4 – Two episodes
Series 5 – One episode.

ROCK RIVALS - Shed Productions - ITV1 
Executive Producer Brian Park
Two episodes.

THE LADY JANE MYSTERIES - Tightrope Pictures - BBC1
Developed with Paul Abbott.
Pilot and episode 2.

Executive Producers Cameron Roach and Brian Park
Three episodes.

MARLOWE THE GHOST FINDER - Tightrope Pictures (optioned)
Pilot of proposed supernatural action/adventure investigation series.

BOMBSHELL - Shed Productions - ITV1
Executive Producers Brian Park, Ann McManus, Maureen Chadwick, Eileen Gallagher
Producer Ben Stephenson
4 episodes.

BAD GIRLS - Shed Productions - ITV1
Executive Producers Brian Park, Ann McManus, Maureen Chadwick, Eileen Gallagher
Producers Cameron Roach, Rachel Snell
Series 8 – 1 episode
Series 7 – 4 episodes (including 2 x 90min and 90min Christmas episode)
Series 6 – 5 episodes (including 1 x 90min).

FAMILY AFFAIRS - Channel 5  
Executive Producers - Mal Young, Corinne Hollingworth, Jane Harris
Producers Morag Bain, Brian Park, Vivien Adam, Kirsty Macdonald
120 Episodes.

Executive ProducerSharon Bloom
Producers Kay Patrick, Pete Rose
18 episodes.       

1 episode.

Executive Producer Richard Longridge
‘A Day In The Country’

Producer – Carson Black
Script Editor – Faith Penhale
‘Pilot Script’
‘Good To Talk’

THE BILL - Thames TV 
Producer – Michael Simpson
‘Small Change’
‘Loved You Once’ (60 mins)
‘Don’t Want To Hear The Bad News