Anne-Marie Casey

Anne-Marie Casey is a screenwriter, novelist and playwright. She was a successful script editor and producer in Film and TV in the UK before becoming a writer full time. She has written numerous scripts for TV and Film in the UK and Ireland, including a TV Series “Galway Bay”, set in Connemara during the Famine, adapted from the novel by Mary Pat Kelly, to be produced by Roma Downey of Lightworkers Media, Los Angeles, and a film adaptation of “The Master”, a novel by Jolien Janzing, about Charlotte Bronte in Brussels, the secret love affair that inspired Jane Eyre, for the Irish Film Board and producer David Kelly.

Her stage adaptations of “Little Women” and “Wuthering Heights” enjoyed sell-out runs at the Gate Theatre in Dublin. She has written two novels, “An Englishwoman in New York”, and “The Real Liddy James”, published by Hodder/Headline in the UK and Putnam/Penguin in the US. She is currently working on a new novel, a stage adaptation of “Madame Bovary”, and a pilot episode of a mini-series, “Flying Blind”, the true story of Alcock and Brown and the first transatlantic flight, for Eggplant TV, Toronto, and Shinawil Productions, Dublin.