Jonathan Wilson is a screenwriter with a passion for visual storytelling and a gift for narrative pacing and suspense. He likes to tell stories full of big ideas that can reach a large audience. Jonathan has written straight drama but loves to work within a genre framework as well, particularly in terms of his own original material.
In October 2016, Jonathan was nominated for a Scottish BAFTA in the Writer Film/Television category for River City.
THE CROWN 2018- Present RIVER CITY 2013 – 2018 60min continuing drama Series 19, Episode 24 Series 18, Episode 15 Series 17, Episode 23 Series 17, Episode 10 Series 16, Episode 17 Series 15, Episode 20 Series 14, Episodes 3 & 16 Series 13, Episodes 1 & 23 Series 12, Episode 6 (TX Date: 06/05/14) Series 11, Episode 19 (TX Date: 04/02/14) Series 11, Episode 5 (TX Date: 29/10/13) Series 10, Episode 24 (TX Date: 09/09/13) MEAN CITY 2015 9 x 60min TV drama. Post-war noir conspiracy thriller set in 1950s Glasgow. (Pilot script and series outline) THE BAD SPACE 3 x 60min TV drama. Dark crime thriller set within the world of pre and post-Leveson tabloid journalism. (3 x episode treatments) THE PACT 6 x 60min TV drama. Twisted Gothic crime thriller set in the rural wilds of northern Scotland. (Being developed) THE REIVERS Action/adventure. A brutal story of revenge set in 14th Century Scotland during the Wars of Independence. (Being developed) THE HOUND OF HEAVEN Feature film. Black comedy caper about a crime gone horribly wrong. (Being developed)