Nicola has joined the team as a producer, with responsibility for script development. Nicola’s recent experience includes working as a script consultant with debut director Stephen Johnson on The Fire Within, currently in pre-production with Cowboy Cosmonaut and is also working in development on a number of film projects with the same team.
Having worked in development for over 10 years, Nicola has learnt her craft reading for many leading TV and film companies, including the BBC Writers Academy. She has a passion for strong writing talent, both new and old, and has also worked as a dramaturg for the Old Vic, where she mentored new writers.
Nicola also has a strong track record in managing production and post-production, and over the past 12 years has worked for BBC Drama (Eastenders, A Thing Called Love); BBC Comedy (Mrs Brown’s Boys, It’s Kevin, The Kennedy’s, Stop Start); Bwark (Inbetweeners, Drifters 3, Sven Stacy’s Guide to Showbiz); Recorded Picture Company (Franklyn); Warner Bros (Syriana); ITV Drama (The Kindness of Strangers); Darlow Smithson (Clapham Junction); Touchpaper TV (The Best Man); Fudge Park (Drifters 4); Retort (The Rebel S1, Birds of a Feather) and Big Talk Productions (Pixies, Timewasters S1).