Richard is a screenwriter and author.
Richard is currently writing a special 64-page comic launch the brand new Thirteenth Doctor comic series, a collaboration between Titan Comics and BBC Studios. He is also writing Lost in Space: Countdown to Danger, a new four-issue comic book prequel to the new reboot of the popular TV property Lost in Space. He has been commissioned by Chrysalis Vision to develop an original crime series.
A previous winner of the BBC Writer’s Room Opportunity, Richard also previously participated in NBC Universal development initiative.
His new original comic ROB was announced November 2017 to be published by Webtoon and Legendary Comics.
NEVERAFTER (Blonde Mamba) Current
Family fantasy TV series, pilot episode
SURFACE TENSION (Chrysalis Vision)
Original crime series in development
MURDER OF CROWS Current
Pilot for a crime series
NO KIDDING Current
Pilot for a series set in a nursery school
DANCE OF THE UNDERWORLD Current
Pilot set in the criminal underworld of turn of the century Paris
THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO (ITV/ITV Studios/Weta) 2018
LIGHT AND SHADOWS (Capital city entertainment) 2018
12 part web series
CAPTAIN EXTRAORDINARY (Rushfirst Creative) 2016
Pilot episode for children’s television show
EENA MEENA DEEKA (Disney) 2015
MAJID (Majid TV) 2015
Member of the LA writers’ room for new show for UAE children’s channel, Majid Kids TV.
GO JETTERS (BBC) 2015-2016
TREE FU TOM (BBC) 2014-2016
STARGATE SG-1 – DUPLICITY (MGM) 2013
DOCTOR WHO (Big Finish Productions) 2012
Commissioned to write three scripts for Big Finish’s Doctor Who Main
Range and Companion Chronicles. Paradoxicide was released in August 2011. The
Wanderer was released in April 2012 and The Rings of Ikiria was released in June 2012
SHERLOCK HOLMES – THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES
SHERLOCK HOLMES – THE TANGLED SKEIN (Big Finish Productions) 2012
Commissioned to adapt two Sherlock Holmes novels for Big Finish’s audio range
of plays. Richard also credited as Assistant Producer.
LAST LINE (Aftershock Comics) Current
LOST IN SPACE Countdown to danger Current
DOCTOR WHO The Thirteenth Doctor Vol. 0 (Titan Comics) Current
64 page special comic launching Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctro Who
ROB (Legendary Comics/Webtoon) Current
TIME LORD MYTHS & LEGENDS (BBC Books/Penguin Random House) 2018
An anthology of Doctor Who short stories based on classical mythology.
DOCTOR WHO – TARDIS, DALEK, CYBERMAN, SONIC SCREWDRIVER, K9, WEEPING ANGEL, ADIPOSE and SUPREME DALEK (Running Press, Perseus Books Group) 2013-Current
Originally published in 2013 as part of the TV Show’s 50th Anniversary. Two titles published annually.
ENCOUNTERS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES – short story, The Adventure of the
Swaddled Railwayman (Titan Publishing) 2013
DOCTOR WHO SPECIAL, TIME FRAUD (IDW Publishing) 2012