Katie Lee and Alex Milway
Katie and Alex write together and separately across a number of mediums and between them they have earned recognition in a number of high profile awards
Katie has been shortlisted for the Funny Women Comedy Writing Award 2016 with her script ‘Mum Life Crisis’ and is also a journalist and copywriter; having written for most major newspapers. She was also one of the UK’s first vloggers and after co-founding a groundbreaking digital publishing agency, was voted as one of London’s 1000 most influential people by the Evening Standard in 2008!
Katie loves writing female focused comedy with multifaceted characters and a lot of heart.
Alex is an internationally published children’s book author and illustrator, with a new series called Hotel Flamingo published in 2019 (also represented for adaptation by Clare Israel at David Higham). His series Pigsticks and Harold (Walker Books) was optioned by Jam Media, and presented at the 2014 Cartoon Forum. He is the founder of the This Book Is Funny! children’s book scheme working with schools and libraries and runs children’s workshops around the UK, in China and the US.
Alex has an exceptional imagination and really understands what engages children.
In 2018 Katie and Alex adapted a book for Live Action Comedy Drama adaptation for Zodiak Kids, writing a pilot, bible and trailer.
Zodiak Kids – Adaptation of a magical comedy-fanstasy middle grade book for Live Action TV including Bible, Pilot Script and Teaser
BAFTA Rocliffe 2019 – Shortlisted for FOLLOWERS, a YA comedy drama (Katie)
BAFTA Rocliffe 2016 – Shortlisted for DARKE TIMES, a 7-12 fantasy adventure animation (Katie and Alex)
FUNNY WOMEN 2016 – Runner Up for MUM LIFE CRISIS, an adult sitcom (Katie)