Nessah Muthy

Writer for television and theatre 

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Nessah is a writer for TV and theatre.

She has worked with a number of theatres including the Royal Court, and is currently writing plays for HighTide and Old Vic New Voices.

For screen, Nessah has written for Holby City, following successful completion of the show’s shadow scheme and has previously written for EastEnders: E20. She is currently developing a number of original ideas and is part of the BBC Drama Writers Scheme for 2016.




Creator Blake Morris and Carissa Hope Lynch

Writer & Creator


SUCKER is a dark and blistering play set in the not too distant future, where a secret Government funded scheme has been launched to stop Mothers categorised as ‘Suckers’ having any more children.

Old Vic New Voices
HighTide Festival Theatre, Escalator Plays
Producer Pursued By A Bear Productions
Director Helena Bell
Director Bobby Brook
Cloakroom Theatre
Director Leo Butler
Live Lunch at the Royal Court - A season of new plays by up-and-coming writers will be performed live as lunchtime readings every Friday over 6 weeks.
Royal Court Theatre, Jerwood Theatre Upstairs
Director Janet Steel
Kali Theatre
Royal Court Theatre, Jerwood Theatre upstairs
Director Ned Bennett

Open Court
Director Anouke Brook
The Building Site Theatre Company/ Southwark Playhouse



Producer Esther Springer

Nessah was chosen as one of six new writers commissioned to write an original drama by BBC in-house

Holby City
1 x 60'
Writer Nessah Muthy

An episode for series 18 of the BBC One long-running series

Writer James Gillam-Smith
Writer Philip Shelley and Amanda Lee
Channel 4 / Shelley Productions
Producer Deborah Sathe
Director John Howlett
Episode is available for viewing here
BBC for BBC 2


Producer Gurinder Chadha, Duncan Gray, and Tony Wood

Multi-generational TV drama 

Available to watch here 

Bucaneer Media / Sky Living




Various content across the EastEnders website as well as social media material for characters Fatboy and Faith.