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Ian Kershaw

Writer

Agent

Nick Quinn

In development:

MADCHESTER (Red Planet)
Original series

SKYWALKER (BBC)
Film

FREEDOM (Company Pictures)
Original series

COLOMBIA (Millhouse Films)
Script commission – Film

NO MAN’S LAND (Can Can Prods.)
New series development, co-writing with Debbie Oates

CRAVEN (Can Can Prods.)
New series development, co-writing with Debbie Oates

THE ESCAPE (Red Productions/ITV)
Original Series in development, co-written with Debbie Oates

WINTERSON (Red Productions/ITV)
Original Series in development, co-written with Debbie Oates

 

Theatre:

THE GREATEST PLAY IN THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD… (Royal Exchange / Traverse 2018, Trafalgar Studios 2020)

THE MANCHESTER PROJECT AT CHRISTMAS 2019
Monkeywood Theatre Company

THE MANCHESTER PROJECT 2018
Monkeywood Theatre Company

BREAD & ROSES (Oldham Coliseum) 2018)

WE’RE NOT REALLY HERE (The Lowry) 2015
Monkeywood Theatre Company

MIST IN THE MIRROR (Oldham Coliseum and national tour)
Adaptation based on the novel by Susan Hill 2015

CINDERELLA (The Duke’s Playhouse) 2014
Adaptation

STAR CROSS’D (Oldham Coliseum) 2012

UNION STREET (Oldham Coliseum) 2007

CANDYLAND (Manchester Royal Exchange) 2007
Winner of the Bruntwood Playwriting Competition

GET KEN BARLOW (Watford Palace Theatre) 2005

 

Television:

CORONATION STREET (ITV) 2018-present

COLD FEET (Big Talk/ITV) 2018 and 2019
Writing Team

MEDICI (Big Light/Lux Vide)2018
Co writing with Debbie Oates

THE DUMPING GROUND (CBBC) 2018
HEROES (S6E4) won Best Drama at the 2019 RTS North East & Border Awards

EASTENDERS (BBC) 2017

DEATH IN PARADISE (Red Planet) 2014 / 2015

CASTLES IN THE SKY (Hero Film and TV/BBC Scotland) 2014

THE MILL (Channel 4) (co-written with Debbie Oates) 2014

HOLBY CITY (BBC) 2012

SHAMELESS (Channel 4) 2011
1 episode series 6, 2 episodes series 7, 4 episodes series 8, 2 episodes series 9

HOLBY CITY (BBC) 2008

CASUALTY (BBC) 2007

DOCTORS (BBC) 2007

EASTENDERS (BBC) 2007

 

Radio:

CLOSELY OBSERVED TRAINS (BBC Radio 4) 2015

CLEANING UP (BBC) 4 x 30′ original series 2015

PORCELAIN – The Trial For The Killing Of Sophie Lancaster (BBC Radio 4) BBC Audio Awards finalist 2014

LOST AND FOUND (BBC Radio 4) 2013 Radio Academy Bronze Award winner.

PICK UPS series 2(BBC Radio 4 series) 2009

RAFT TO BONDI (BBC Radio 4) 2009

ALAN AND JEAN’S INCREDIBLE JOURNEY (BBC Radio 4) 2008

PICK UPS (BBC Radio 4 series) 2008

THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A NOBODY (BBC Radio 4) 2006

 

Awards:

Radio Academy Awards – Bronze
BBC Audio Awards finalist
Winner of Regional prize at Bruntwood / Royal Exchange Playwriting Competition 2006

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