Daniel Brown

Daniel Brown is a Scottish screenwriter and playwright with a passion for exploring stories about marginalised characters, specifically those who are disabled or have special needs, within different contexts, and in a wide range of different tones and genres.

He has worked in TV development for a variety of leading production companies, including SISTER and AMC, where he worked in the writers’ room for their series, PANDORA, created by Sam Vincent and Jonathan Brackley. He started in factual television as a researcher, working on shows for Channel 4 and BBC.

In 2016, Daniel Brown was selected for Channel 4’s “Year of Disability” presented to MPs alongside the Channel 4 Diversity Lecture which was delivered by Riz Ahmed at the House of Commons in 2017.

Daniel was part of the Royal Court Writers’ Group 2018-19. He was invited back this year as one of six writers of a Royal Court Writers’ Group led by playwright Eve Leigh and in collaboration with Deafinitely Theatre for 2020 – 21.