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Sophie Petzal



Emily Hickman

Sophie’s original scripts, THE BOY, BLOOD and THE DESCENT are in development with Company Pictures. Sophie wrote the final episode of the first series of RIVIERA for Archery/Sky Atlantic.

Other original commissions: PRETTY THINGS/Mainstreet Pictures, THE FALSEHOOD/ITV, HEXERS, Big Talk/Imperative.

Previous series work: LAST KINGDOM series 2, MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE for Big Light Productions/RAI/Netflix Series 1 & 2; JEKYLL & HYDE for ITV Studios/ITV; RED ROCK, for Company Pictures/Element Pictures/TV3 Series 1.

For CBBC, Sophie wrote episodes of WOLFBLOOD Series 3 & 4; DANGER MOUSE Series 1; HETTY FEATHER Series 1 & 2 and THE DUMPING GROUND Series 3.

Sophie was selected as a One to Watch at Edinburgh International Television Festival 2014. She was one of 2013’s Broadcast Hotshots and was the recipient of the Peter Ustinov Scriptwriting Prize in 2012 (original television script SANCTIONED), which was presented to her at the International Emmy World Television Festival in New York. Sophie was a BBC Production Trainee for 18 months from 2011. In 2010, Sophie was joint winner of the BBC Writers’ Room All Mixed Up sitcom competition with THE GOD COMMITTEE.

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