Mike Walker

Mike is one of the UK’s foremost radio dramatists and is also a feature writer and published author. His awards include the Drama Award (World Service) in 2001’s Sony Radio Awards for his original play Alpha, the 1991 Sony Award for Best Original Script and a Sony Silver Community Award for the drama, Oxford Road. As well as writing original plays, Mike has adapted numerous books for Radio 4, both contemporary and classic, including War and Peace, David Copperfield and A Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich. Recent commissions include Tumanbay for Radio 4, which he co-created with John Dryden, and The Tsar of All Russias.