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Anna McCleery



Tanya Tillett

Anna McCleery created the double Emmy winning series Free Rein for Netflix (with Vicki Lutas). “Bob” (S2 Ep7) won a Writer’s Guild Award for best Children’s Episode and the show was also Best New Series at the 2018 Kidscreen Awards. Free Rein has run to three season so far, along with two feature length special episodes.

Anna is on the writing team for the award winning Secret Life of Boys for CBBC and has written multiple episodes of The Cut for BBC Two and Hollyoaks for Channel 4. She is currently adapting a YA novel for Lime and working on original projects for Federation, Xiliam, and See Saw.


On screen:

Co-creator, writer (with Vicki Lutas)

SECRET LIFE OF BOYS (Zodiac Kids Studio / CBBC)
Writer of 3 x 30′ episodes for 2nd, 3rd and 4th series (with Vicki Lutas)

HOLLYOAKS (Channel 4)
Writer, multiple episodes since 2012

THE CUT (BBC Two) 2010
Lead writer, 13 x 30


In development:

YA NOVEL TBA (Lime Pictures)

Creator (with Vicki Lutas)

CHARM OFFENSIVE (Federation / Long Story)
Creator and writer

WILD (Xiliam)
Creator and writer


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