Richard Warlow

Screenwriter & Showrunner

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Richard is the Lead Writer, Creator and Executive Producer on all five series of Ripper Street (Tiger Aspect / Lookout Point / Amazon / BBC).

All series are available to view on Amazon Prime; the fifth and final series will air on BBC2 in 2017. Ripper Street is sold to 199 territories worldwide, including USA, Germany, Australia and Japan.

Previously, Richard wrote across all three series of the original drama Mistresses (Ecosse / BBC), showrunning the second and third. Mistresses was subsequently sold to ABC where the remake ran for four seasons. Before he started writing, Richard was the Head of Development at DNA Films and a Development Executive at Pathé.

Richard is currently writing for and developing projects with Mammoth, Kudos and DNA while working on original scripts.

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Ripping into Ripper Street with creator, writer and producer Richard Warlow

Ripping into Ripper Street with creator, writer and producer Richard Warlow

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