Samuel Hutchinson

Sam has a first feature film,The Peeper, in development with International Emmy Award-winning producers, David Barnes & Louise Lynch. His pre-school TV pilot (co-writer Lucia Davies), One Stop Non-Stop Party Shop, is in development with Libra Television. He is currently storylining Hollyoaks (C4).

Since graduating from Bournemouth University's 'Scriptwriting for Film & Television' degree, Sam has worked as a Script Reader for the BBC, Carnival Films and Peck Entertainment (Hollywood producer, Mitchell Peck). Sam gained his first TV credit as Script Consultant on the BBC2 short drama, Sleeping Lions, which was nominated for numerous awards, including a Children's BAFTA.

Sam's own projects include Charmers, a dark TV drama following a London hotel manager forced to confront a grim haunting (long-listed for the BBC Writersroom Drama Scheme, 2017). His short film, Top Hat was selected for numerous festivals and played on US Television Channel, Shorts HD, as an Editor's pick.