Author photo: Nik Strangelove

Author photo: Nik Strangelove

Richard Littler

Agent:  Juliet Pickering, Dan Nixon (Film/TV)

Biography: Richard Littler was born in Manchester and has lived in America, Russia, Germany and Ireland. A screenwriter with a decade of experience, he has sold several screenplays and treatments; a new feature project is currently in development in China. Richard has acted as script and story consultant for many clients, and also published poetry in Gargoyle magazine.

Richard is also the 'Mayor' of Scarfolk town, the council of which releases documents from its archive via the popular black-comedy blog, Scarfolk Council. The blog had over 400,000 page hits in the first four months, received international praise, and was featured in The Independent, Creative Review, The Telegraph, and was described by GQ as one of "The 100 Funniest Things in the History of the Internet."

Discovering Scarfolk is now in development for TV with Retort. Richard will be co-writing the series.

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DISCOVERING SCARFOLK Humour, 192pgs Ebury Press, 2014 A massive cult hit online, Scarfolk re-creates with startling accuracy the darkest childhood memories of the 1970s, all in shiver-inducing visual form. It's surreal, clever and extremely funny.

DISCOVERING SCARFOLK

Humour, 192pgs

Ebury Press, 2014

A massive cult hit online, Scarfolk re-creates with startling accuracy the darkest childhood memories of the 1970s, all in shiver-inducing visual form. It's surreal, clever and extremely funny.