Danny Stack appeared at a previous festival. View this year's speakers here.

Danny Stack

Danny Stack headshot

Danny’s TV writing credits include EastEnders, Doctors and high-profile children’s shows such as Octonauts and Roy (both CBBC), and Thunderbirds Are Go! for CiTV.

He also writes and directs. His supernatural thriller, Origin, won Best Horror at the London Independent Film Festival in 2012. He script edited the feature films The Man Inside and Kings, and for many years was a story analyst for film companies such as Working Title, Pathé, Miramax and UK Film Council.

He writes the popular blog, Scriptwriting in the UK, which inspired him to set up the Red Planet Prize, a scheme to discover new writers, with writer/producer Tony Jordan. He co-wrote/directed the live-action family film Who Killed Nelson Nutmeg? with Tim Clague, with whom he also co-hosts the monthly UK Scriptwriters podcast.

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