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Amy Guyler

About Amy Guyler

Amy is a Nottingham-based writer, most recently writing on BEYOND PARADISE and EASTENDERS. In 2020, she topped the Brit List with THE JUDE PROBLEM and in 2021 was named a Deadline ‘Screenwriter to Watch’. She has developed original projects with Sister Pictures, Tall Story, Red, Wild Mercury, The Forge, West Road Pictures, World Productions, Headline, and Studio Hamburg and been in writers rooms for Netflix and Channel 4. In 2019, Amy’s first episode of TV (on organ donation for DOCTORS) was nominated for the Debut Voice Award at the Edinburgh TV Festival.

In theatre, Amy is an Amplify artist with Nottingham Playhouse and recently contributed to STILL LIFE with a piece starring Julie Hesmondhalgh. Amy’s debut play DIGGING DEEP premiered at Vault Festival before going onto Nottingham Playhouse. Her second play THE NOBODIES won the ‘COMMON’ Award for working class playwrights, before embarking on an international tour and a London run at The Pleasance.

In Development

    • Production
    • Company
    • Notes
    • EDIE
    • West Road Pictures
    • Drama pilot about an ordinary young woman and her fantasist daydreams
    • CHARLIE'S DEAD
    • SISTER
    • A dark, comedic relationship drama about grief and learning to carry on
    • SUSPICIOUS MINDS
    • Wild Mercury
    • Nottinghamshire-set crime drama
    • UNTITLED
    • Studio Hamburg
    • Dark, comedic eco-drama
    • THE JUDE PROBLEM
    • Topped The Brit List 2020
    • TUPPERWARE
    • A dark comedy drama about a young female cannibal

TV

    • Production
    • Company
    • Notes
    • BEYOND PARADISE
    • Red Planet Pictures
    • S1 Episode 3, 60'
    • EASTENDERS
    • BBC
    • Multiple episodes
    • DOCTORS
    • BBC
    • Multiple episodes

Theatre

    • Production
    • Company
    • Notes
    • POISON, HATE AND VITRIOL
    • Chalk Line Theatre
    • Vault Festival 2023
    • THE NOBODIES
    • Chalk Line Theatre
    • Vault Festival 2020
    • OUT OF STOCK (STILL LIFE)
    • Nottingham Playhouse
    • Digital theatre commission starring Julie Hesmondhalgh
    • DIGGING DEEP
    • Lambel Council, CALM, ALW Foundation
    • 2019 Vault Festival