He has recently been commissioned by the National Theatre for the 2015 Connections festival. Also in development is his collaboration with Roy Minton on a stage adaptation of Minton's 1979 cult screenplay Scum.
As a playwright his works include Sydney and the Old Girl, Only Good People Love Bach and The Weatherman. He penned a new piece for the ‘Home’ season at the Abbey Theatre in 2013 and has previously worked with Channel 4 Drama as part of the "4Screenwriters" placement, for which he wrote a psychological thriller, Shopping for Boys.
As an actor he has worked at the National, Royal Court, Old Vic, Arcola, Tricycle, Hampstead, Abbey Theatre, Glasgow Citz and on Broadway. He is a member of Field Day Theatre Company.
A stage adaptation of Roy Minton's novel Scum currently in development