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Richard Dinnick

Author, Writer

Agent

Emily Smith

Richard is a screenwriter and author. Legendary Comics and WEBTOON, the world’s largest digital comic platform, recently launched Richard’s original comic series ROB, a re-interpretation of the Robin Hood mythos created for a new generation. Readers can download the official WEBTOON app by visiting the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Richard is the lead writer on the tie-in comic for Netflix’s hit show Lost in Space – also for Legendary Comics – and is currently working on new comic book IP to be released later this year. Richard has several Titan Comics’ Doctor Who series under his belt for the 7th, 12th and 13th Doctors and has written many titles for the Doctor Who book range from Penguin Random House.

A previous winner of the BBC Writer’s Room Opportunity, Richard also previously participated in NBC Universal development initiative and has a number of credits to date including writing on Thunderbirds Are Go! For ITV and Amazon Studios, and winning the British Screenwriters’ Award for Best Children’s TV Show in 2018 for his work on the BBC’s Go Jetters.

Television

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
52 episodes

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.

Books

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

Call Emily to discuss Richard or other Authors & Writers

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