Paul Matthew Thompson

Writer for television, radio and film
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Biography

Paul Matthew Thompson has recently completed two episodes of the latest series of Vera for ITV - due for transmission in early 2017, as well as another episode for the forthcoming new series of Father Brown. 

He’s a writer and storyliner for Casualty and Holby City. He’s also written for EastEnders, and he wrote over 40 episodes of Doctors. Other credits include the WW2 drama Land Girls and four series of Father Brownhis episode The Blue Cross winning an RTS Award. 

He’s currently developing a new daytime series for the BBC with Jude Tindall.

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TV

Writer & Creator

 

Original daytime series co-created with Jude Tindall 

BBC
In development
 

Writer

Producer Letitia Knight
Director Louise Hooper, John Hayes
Starring
  • Brenda Blethyn
  • Kenny Doughty
  • Jon Morrison
  •  

    Detective drama series

    ITV Studios for ITV
     
     

    Fifth series of the drama about a crime fighting priest

    BBC for BBC1
    In development
     
    Producer Letitia Knight
    Director Jamie Childs
    Starring
  • Brenda Blethyn
  • Dorothy Atkinson
  • Anthony Barclay
  • Kingsley Ben-Adir
  • Harriet Cains
  •  

    Detective drama series

    ITV Studios for ITV1
     
    Producer Ceri Meyrick
    Director Ian Barber
    Starring
  • Mark Williams
  • James Dreyfus
  • Martin Docherty
  • Tom Chambers
  • Anna-Louise Plowman
  •  

    Third series of the BBC drama about a crime fighting priest

    BBC for BBC1
     
    Producer Jonathan Phillips
    Director Ian Barber
    Starring
  • Nancy Carroll
  • Sorcha Cusack
  • Anton Lesser
  • James Laurenson
  •  
    Second series of the drama about a crime fighting priest
    BBC for BBC1
     
    Father Brown: Series 1
    Best Drama/Fictional Programme, RTS Awards 2013
    1 x 45'
    Producer Ceri Meyrick
    Director Ian Barber
    Starring
  • Sorcha Cusack
  • Alex Price
  • Hugo Speer
  • Malcolm Storry
  •  

    RTS award winning episode for Best Drama/Fictional Programme

    BBC for BBC1
     
    Director Ian Barber
    Starring
  • Mykola Allen
  • Mark Benton
  • Lou Broadbent
  • Susan Cookson
  •  
    Drama about four young girls in the Women's Land Army
    BBC for BBC1
     
    Producer John Yorke and Will Trotter
    Director Steve Hughes
    Starring
  • Becci Gemmell
  • Seline Hizli
  • Cesare Taurasi
  • Sophie Ward
  •  
    Drama following the lives of four girls in the Women's Land Army
    BBC for BBC1
     
     
    Children's drama series set in Liverpool co-written with Simone Glover
    Eye F TV
    In development
     
    Doctors
    Multiple Episodes
    Producer Peter Lloyd
     
    Daytime drama
    BBC for BBC1
     
    Casualty
    Multiple Episodes
    Producer Oliver Kent
     

    Long running BBC hospital drama

    BBC for BBC1
     
    Holby City
    Multiple Episodes
    Producer Oliver Kent
     
    Long running hospital drama
    BBC for BBC1
     
    Eastenders
    Multiple Episodes
    Producer Dominic Treadwell-Collins
     
    Long running BBC Drama
    BBC for BBC1
     
    Producer Sarah Ball
     
    Animated children's series
    BBC for CBBC
     

    Film

    Writer

     

    In development
     

    Radio

    Writer

     

    Comedy set in the suburbs of England about a woman who terrorises her hapless neighbour


    In development
     

    Book

    Other

    Writer