Jessica Sinyard is an award-winning screenwriter with a background in sports journalism. Her psychological survival thriller series set on Mount Everest, THE PEAK, won the Grand Prize for Screenwriting at the Slamdance Film Festival and was covered by Variety magazine.
Jessica’s current projects in development include a military psychological thriller series with World Productions, an action-thriller series with Wild Mercury, a thriller series set in the video games industry with Leftbank Pictures, a sci-fi suspense thriller series with The Forge Entertainment, and a grounded eco-horror feature with Fable Pictures. Her haunting sci-fi short SOLAR PLEXUS was in competition at the Cannes Film Festival 2019.
Jessica has a special interest in visceral, distinctive thrillers and elevated genre scripts with an investigative drive. She is also a passionate boxing fan and continues to write for a number of boxing publications both online and in print.
She graduated from the National Film and Television School in February 2019, and was recently selected for BAFTA-BFI Crew 2019.