Nikesh Shukla is a writer.
His second novel, Meatspace, was published by The Friday Project. ‘Like Douglas Coupland’s Generation X,’ according to the Guardian, ‘this novel captures a cultural moment.’ It’s been lauded by the New Statesman, BBC Radio 4, the Independent on Sunday, and the Daily Mail.
He edited the acclaimed anthology The Good Immigrant, published in 2016.
Nikesh has been commissioned by Little House Productions to write a screenplay and is developing new ideas for television.
Meatspace – Kindle Entertainment
Co-wrote adaptation of his own novel (with Jon MacQueen). Sky TV table read
Two Dosas – Red Productions
Series treatment based on short film and story commissioned
Two Dosas – Short Film
Co-written with Sarmad Masud.
Screened at the BFI London Film Festival 2014
WINNER – Best Comedy at the London Short Film Festival 2015
WINNER – Best Comedy at the Aspen Film Shortsfest 2015
Safe From Harm – What Larks! TV
Cuckooland – Jellylegs
Original sitcom script optioned
Kabaddasses – Objective/Channel 4
Comedy lab commissioned and broadcast