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Delinda Jacobs

    About Delinda Jacobs

    Delinda Jacobs is a French writer of Tunisian descent and a former journalist. Delinda is a sought-after and experienced writer/showrunner who wrote and created French-language crime-thriller series THE FOREST for Netflix/France 3 and A FAMILIAR STRANGER for France 2, available on 4OD. She has worked as a contributing writer on shows such as VIKINGS S3 and DEATH IN PARADISE and enjoys working in writing teams as well as developing her own material. Delinda is a versatile writer who enjoys thrillers, period and adaptations – she also often brings lightness and humour to her work and, above all her writing entertains.

    In Development

      • Production
      • Company
      • Notes
      • BEFORE THEY VANISHED VANISHED
      • Producer: Roanna Benn
      • 8 x 60' series

    TV

      • Production
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      • Writer and Creator:
      • L'ABSENTE (A FAMILIAR STRANGER)
      • Escazal Films for France 2 | Producers: Sophie Revil, Denis Carot
      • 8 x 52'
      • THE FOREST
      • Carma Films for Netflix and France 3 | Producer: Christophe Carmona
      • *Winner Best series – La Rochelle TV festival 2017 *Selected for Series Mania 2017
      • COUVRE-FEU
      • Producer: Delphine Wautier
      • TV film | Co-created with Nicolas Takian
      • THE LAST VALOIS
      • Co-created with Karine Spreuzkouski | *Recipient of the French National Centre for Cinematography Grant (Fonds d’aide à l’innvovation CNC)
      • Head Writer:
      • CONTACT
      • Carma Films for TF1
      • Writer pilot and 3 episodes | Creator & producer: Christophe Carmona
      • UN CHANCE DE TROP (NO SECOND CHANCE)
      • VAB Productions for TF1
      • Head writer | Writer pilot | Creator: Harlan Coben | Producer: Sydney Gallonde | *Winner Best series – La Rochelle TV festival 2015
      • Writer:
      • VIKINGS: VALHALLAH S3
      • MGM for Netflix
      • Creator: Jeb Stuart | Producers: Morgan O’Sullivan, Michael Hirst & Sherry Marsh | Episode 3
      • DEATH IN PARADISE S2
      • Red Planet Pictures for BBC One
      • Creator: Robert Thorogood | Producers: Tony Jordan & Matthew Bird | Episode 1
      • CAIN
      • DEMD for France 2
      • 1 episode | Crime procedural
      • R.I.S POLICE SCIENTIFIQUE
      • TF1 Prod for TF1
      • 5 episodes | Crime scene investigation procedural
      • PAS DE SECRETS ENTRE NOUS
      • Marathon for M6
      • Writer pilot and character bible | The adventures of a group of twenty-something roommates who’ve just moved to Paris
      • DEATH IN PARADISE S1
      • Red Planet Pictures for BBC One
      • Script Editor