Nick is a Perrier nominated writer, producer, and director. He has written widely for radio, including 3 series of the cult sci-fi show The First King of Mars starring Peter Capaldi, and 5 series of the Nordic noir series Annika Stranded. He is the author of two critically acclaimed novels Blackbox and Helloland and is currently working on an original new drama series and a screenplay with Black Camel pictures. Nick also writes for stage, including commissions for China Plate Theatre and The Belgrade Theatre.
TV/Film and Radio
Annika Stranded (TV) – Black Camel Pictures
In development (two scripts commissioned)
Annika Stranded (Radio) Sweet Talk/Radio 4
5 series commissioned
2017 – present
Tortellini -Black Camel Pictures
Feature screenplay in development
The Music Teacher – BBC Radio 4/Top Dog Productions
Level 10 – CBBC/Shed Productions
Pilot and series developed
The Indivisible – BBC Radio 4
Revenge of the First King of Mars – Sweet Talk Productions.
Writer- Afternoon drama.
Lifecoach – BBC Radio 4
Afternoon drama starring Nicola Walker and Steve Tomkinson,
Arnold in a Purple Haze – BBC Radio 4/Sweet Talk
The Further Adventures of the First King of Mars – BBC Radio 4/Sweet Talk
Afternoon Drama series starring Peter Capaldi
Top Ten Glasgow – BBC Scotland/ IWC
60-minute screenplay commission
The First King of Mars – BBC Radio 4/Sweet Talk
Messages from a Submariner – BBC Radio 4
This Reporter – BBC Radio 4/BBC Scotland
Propaganda Airline – BBC R4/Sweet Talk
A High Profile Case – BBC Radio 4/Sweet Talk
The Bigger Issues – BBC Radio 4
Writer/performer (comedy drama) 3 series.
Off The Page – BBC Radio 4
Romeo & Juliet: Mad Blood Stirring – China Plate Theatre
Stage play commissioned
Sleeping Beauty Belgrade Theatre
Oh No It Isn’t, Vampomine, Private Dick Whittington, and The Good The Bad and The Ugly Sisters – Belgrade Theatre
Alternative pantomimes commissioned
What to Do When You Find a Dinosaur Oxford Playhouse
The Common – Beaford Arts
Touring play commissioned
A Journey Round My Skull -Kindle Theatre
Action Hero production, touring.
British Council Showcase, Edinburgh 2013.
We’re Only Here Today – RSC/Bitesize/Pilot commission.
Macbeth – Contender Charlie
Adaptation for schools touring.
Earlier commissions (information on request) include:
101 Dalmatians (dir. Debbie Issit)
Fantastic Mr Fox
Circus, opera and installation work
Anotherlatenight (2002) – Groove Armada
Album featuring a spoken word story, Peepshowread by Patrick Moore. First of a four-album series.