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Lisa McMullin

Screenwriter
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Also with the BBC, Lisa has just been commissioned to write an episode of Eastenders as part of the 2018 Shadow Scheme.

Lisa’s first play, Siren Song, was produced at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre in 2013, and her second play, Rapture, was performed at the Barons Court Theatre before receiving a full run at the Etcetera Theatre. Her third play, Priceless is being produced by Matchstick Theatre Company at The Pie Factory, in July.

Lisa’s television dramas have been shortlisted for the BBC Drama Writers’ Programme, the BAFTA/Rocliffe New Writing Forum, the LSF/Script Angel Screenwriting Award and the New Dramatists’ Club Prize; she was also a BBC Scotland Fast Train Drama Writing Finalist.

Currently with three contemporary drama series under option with Hat Trick, Wall To Wall, and BBC Studios.

Lisa’s first episode of BBC drama Doctors aired in June and she has been commissioned for two more. Also with the BBC, Lisa has just been commissioned to write an episode of Eastenders as part of the 2018 Shadow Scheme.

She also writes audio drama for Big Finish across several of their ranges.

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