Jemma started her career in casting at THE BILL and, having read numerous scripts, decided to give it a go herself. She attended the prestigious Screenwriting Course at the National Film and Television School. After graduating, she wrote the short film TATTOO which was nominated for a BAFTA.
Jemma has developed TV series with Hat Trick, Baby Cow, and Working Title TV. She wrote and directed the pilot CANDICE NICE, a teen web series.
Currently, her debut feature film KAT AND THE BAND, a teenage-led comedy-drama, is in pre-production with BOUDICA FILMS, shooting early September 2017.