Rachel Paterson  

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Screenwriter

@paterson_r

Repped by  Jago Irwin

@ Independent Talent

Diamond

When a father-daughter crime partnership breaks down, fiesty Annie Black recruits a rabble of women and transforms them into an all female family of thieves, attempting to beat her gang-boss dad to the most lucrative diamond heist in London.

Screenwriting

TV Drama

6 x 60’ - set in the 1920s - based on a true story

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Stronghold 

Drama about a Met Hostage Negotiator in the grip of depression; discecting masculinity in the searing heat of a hostage situation.

8 x 60

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Kompromat

Satirical thriller about the M16 troublemakers responsible for countering Russian Kompromat.

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Short Film

Small Crimes

When a family travelling in China discover they have mistakenly accused their tour guide of theft, they must decide whether to risk their own safety to secure his freedom.

 

Adapted from a short story by Matthew Kneale.

 

22' - Producer Tiernan Hanby (The Karman Line, Sign Language)

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In addition to writing for Casualty this year, here's a selection of my latest projects...

Black Comedy Drama about a woman who kills and eats her husband. Based on the book by Natalie Young

6 x 60

With MainStreet Pictures

Season to Taste - In Development

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