Suhayla El-Bushra

SUHAYLA EL-BUSHRA is a screenwriter and playwright. Recent stage work includes Arabian Nights at the Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, The Suicide (National Theatre), The Iphigenia Quartet (Gate Theatre, London). Pigeons (Royal Court), Cuckoo (Unicorn Theatre) and The Kilburn Passion (Tricycle). She is currently under commission from Out Of Joint, English Touring Theatre, The National Theatre and The Bridge Theatre. She has been a core writer on C4 shows Ackley Bridge and Hollyoaks, and has just made Bush, a short with Film4. She is developing TV projects with CBBC, Lime Pictures and Neon Films.