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Andrew Davies

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Stephen Durbridge

Television

LES MISERABLES (Lookout Point/BBC) Current
6-part adaptation of the Victor Hug novel

WIDEACRE (The Forge) Current
Adaptation of the Philippa Gregory novel

HOUSE OF STAIRS (Carnival) Current
3/4 part adaptation of the Ruth Rendell (Barbara Vine) novel

WAR AND PEACE (BBC Wales) 2016
6 x 60’ adaptation of the Tolstoy epic
Directed by Tom Harper
Starring Paul Dano, Lily James, Jim Broadbent, Gillian Anderson, Greta Scaachi

THE PERFECT MILE (Carnival) Current
90 minute TV film based on the Neal Bascomb book about the breaking of the 4 minute mile

A POET IN NEW YORK (Modern TV/BBC Wales) 2014
1 x90 drama about Dylan Thomas’ last days in the Chelsea Hotel
Starring Tom Hollander, directed by Aisling Walsh
Nominated for a BAFTA for Best Single Drama

QUIRKE (BBC) 2014
3×90 adaptation of John Banville’s Benjamin Black novels
Starring Gabriel Byrne

MR SELFRIDGE (ITV) 2013
Creator and Executive Producer, with some episodes written by Andrew
10-part original series, starring Jeremy Piven

SOUTH RIDING (BBC) 2011
3 part series starring Anna Maxwell Martin, David Morrissey, and Penelope Wilton

LITTLE DORRIT (BBC) 2009
Mini-series adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel
Starring Matthew McFadyen and Clare Foy

AFFINITY (Box TV/ITV) 2008
Adaptation of the Sarah Waters novel
Directed by Tim Fywell

SENSE AND SENSIBILITY (BBC) 2008
Mini-series based on the Jane Austen classic starring Hattie Morahan, Charity Wakefield, and David Morrissey

NORTHANGER ABBEY (ITV) 2007
TV film based on the Jane Austen classic
Starring Felicity Jones and Carey Mulligan

FANNY HILL (Sally Head Prods./BBC) 2007

A ROOM WITH A VIEW (IWC Media/ITV) 2007
Starring Elaine Cassidy, Laurence Fox and Rafe Spall

DIARY OF A NOBODY (Clerkenwell Films/BBC4) 2004

BLEAK HOUSE (BBC) 2004
Nominated for a BAFTA and an EMMY and won the RTS award for Best Drama

DANIEL DERONDA (BBC) 2002

TIPPING THE VELVET (Sally Head Prods./BBC) 2002

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE (BBC) 1995
Received both the highest viewing figures of any BBC Classic Serial and the highest audience for any drama transmitted on the Arts & Entertainment Channel in the US.
Starring Colin Firth and Jennifer Ehle

HOUSE OF CARDS (BBC) 1990, TO PLAY THE KING (BBC) 1993, THE FINAL CUT (BBC) 1995
Series based on the Michael Dobbs books, for which Andrew won an Emmy award.
Adapted for US television (MRC/Netflix) 2013 – starring Kevin Spacey

MOTHER LOVE (BBC) 1989

A VERY PECULIAR PRACTICE (BBC) 1986

Film

THE MISOGYNIST Current
Screenplay based on Piers Paul Read’s novel

WINTER IN MADRID (Trademark Films) Current
Screenplay adaptation of the C.J. Sansom novel

THE MOON IS DOWN (Revel Guest) Current
Adaptation of John Steinbeck’s novel

THE THREE MUSKETEERS (Impact Pictures / Constantin) 2011
Directed by Paul W Anderson

BRIDESHEAD REVISITED (Ecosse Films) 2007
Co-writer

BRIDGET JONES: THE EDGE OF REASON (Working Title) 2004
Co-writer

BRIDGET JONES’ DIARY (Working Title) 2001
Co-writer

THE TAILOR OF PANAMA (Columbia Pictures) 2001

Andrew has also written a number of plays for the theatre including ROSE and co-created GAME ON.

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