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Lolita Chakrabarti

Writer

Agent

Katie Haines

Lolita Chakrabarti is an award-winning actress and writer.

Her play RED VELVET earned her the Charles Wintour Evening Standard Award and the Critics Circle Award in 2012 for Most Promising Playwright after it premiered at the Tricycle Theatre.

Lolita also produced OF MARY, a short film, directed by Adrian Lester, which won the Best Short Film Award at PAFF, Los Angeles 2012.

 

In Development

 

Television: 

ROLLING OVER (SILVERPRINT Pictures)

DAEMONOLOGIE (Lookout Point)

UNTITLED Steve McQueen series (Rainmark/BBC)

 

Film:

RED VELVET the film (Kenneth Branagh)

FOR JOY

 

Theatre:

LIFE OF PI (Simon Friend Entertainment)

CALMER

INVISIBLE CITIES (59 Productions)

 

 

Produced

 

Theatre

THE GREATEST WEALTH – 2018

Old Vic Theatre, London

A series of 8 monologues celebrating the NHS’ 70th birthday

Curated by Lolita

Monologue for the 1980’s SPEEDY GONZALEZ by Lolita Chakrabarti

RED VELVET – 2012, 2014, 2016
Tricycle Theatre, London; St Anne’s Warehouse, New York; Branagh Company at the Garrick Theatre
Charles Wintour Evening Standard Award 2012 for Most Promising Playwright
Critics Circle Award 2012 for Most Promising Playwright
AWA Award 2013 for Arts and Culture
Nominated for Whatsonstage Awards 2013 for London Newcomer of the Year & Best New Play
Nominated for an Olivier Award 2013 for Best Play in an Affiliate Theatre

LAST SEEN – JOY – 2009
Almeida Theatre/Slung Low

 

Radio

RED VELVET – 2014 Saturday drama BBC Radio 4

THE GODDESS – 2006 Woman’s Hour serial BBC Radio 4

 

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