Grace read Medicine at the Universities of Cambridge and Oxford and now works as a consultant psychiatrist in Camden and Islington. At university she could often be found writing stories in the college library and has more recently discovered a love of screenwriting.
Grace was selected as the first ever Writer’s Apprentice for Carnival Film & Television and she was also selected for the 4Screenwriting 2017 scheme. In March 2017 Grace was included on the BBC’s New Talent Hotlist. Grace is currently working on a number of script commissions including her first feature film.
IN THE LONG RUN – SERIES 1 (Sky One – 2018)
Comedy drama set in the 1980s created by Idris Elba
(Green Door Pictures/Sprout Pictures)
Writer on 6 x 30’ episodes
THE ROOM (2017)
Developmental writer’s room
JAMESTOWN – SERIES 2 (Sky One – 2017)
THE THAW (Channel 4 Screenwriting Script)
Original Pilot Script
WARD SIX (Pilot)
THE COLOUR BAR (Pilot)
FUTURE DATES (2017)
Edward and Sylvia are excited. Having recently married and convinced they are meant to be together forever, they sign up to play the Lottery of Life game show ‘Future Dates’. But when an extra player arrives, the rules of the game change and Sylvia no longer wants to play.
Writer: Grace Ofori-Attah
Cast: Sian Goff (Sylvia), Alex Dixie (Edward), Amy Lineham (Assia)
Producer: Orphee Productions (female led collective dedicated to telling stories that challenge gender disparity)