Philip Lawrence

Successfully completing a trial on Doctors, BBC1, Philip is now pitching ideas to the drama; also writing for the Amazon-exclusive, web series Cops & Monsters. He's been commissioned for several episodes of Big Finish's Doctor Who Audio Range; script-edited the Crossroads - The Reunion anniversary episode; and was invited to the Sharp Futures Coronation Street Scriptwriting Workshop. Philip attended a Casualty Writersroom and reached the Longlist for BBC Writersroom's Script 12 (Drama). He was sole winner of the C21/EOne Drama Series Script Competition 2017, 'designed to find the next big thing in international, primetime drama'.

A prolific, exciting, new talent Philip has many scripts in his portfolio for screen, theatre and radio, crossing a variety of genres. His plays have been produced on the London Fringe at The Union Theatre, The Etcetera/Camden Fringe, and at the Soho Theatre Studio. He was twice finalist for the Lost Theatre 5Minute Festival with plays subsequently restaged by Theatre N16; finalist in the LSF's '50 Moments: The Impact Iniative'; also finalist and semi-finalist in the LSF's '50 Moments: Courage and Kindness'. He was winner of Wireless Theatre Company's Sci-Fi competition, receiving an Honourable Mention with NYC Screenwriting; and runner-up for the Actors' Guild 'Write Bites'.