Philip Lawrence

Philip has been accepted on to this year's Casualty Residential Course, and has successfully completed a Trial on Doctors - he is now pitching ideas; also writing for the Amazon web series Cops & Monsters. Philip'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. He reached the Longlist for BBC Writersroom's Script 12, and was sole winner of the C21/EOne Drama Series 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'.