Jack Lothian

Writer for film and television
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Writer & Creator

 

Adaptation of the novel by Neil Spring about a ghost hunter and his new assistant set in the 1920s

Bentley Productions
In development
 
 
Original series  in development with Tiger Aspect and BBC
Tiger Aspect for BBC
In development
 
 
Drama series about a rehab clinic
Tiger Aspect for Channel 4
 

Writer

Beowulf
1 x 60'
 

Episode 11 of the new series

ITV Studios
In development
 
Aliens
1 x 60'
Creator Fintan Ryan
Director Jonathan van Tulleken
 

Futuristic comedy about aliens and humans struggling to live together on planet Earth

Clerkenwell for E4
In development
 
Starring
  • Martin Clunes
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    Latest series of the drama about a doctor in a Cornish seaside town

    Buffalo Pictures for ITV1
    In development
     
    Producer Sharon Hughff & Selwyn Roberts
    Starring
  • Max Beesley
  • Michelle Yeoh
  • Tim McInnerny
  • Sullivan Stapleton
  • Philip Winchester
  • Robson Green
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    Showrunner for the final series of the action thriller set in British military intelligence

    Left Bank Pictures for Sky 1
     
    No Offence
    1 x 60'
    Producer Simon Meyers
    Director Misha Manson-Smith
    Starring
  • Elaine Cassidy
  • Julie Clerehugh
  • Will Mellor
  • Paul Ritter
  • Alexandra Roach
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    Drama show created by Paul Abbott following police in Manchester

    Abbott Vision for Channel 4
     
    Producer Matthew Bird
    Director Paul Harrison
    Starring
  • Sarita Choudhury
  • Sara Martin
  • Ben Miller
  • Miranda Raison
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    Drama about a detective sent to investigate a murder on a tiny paradise island
    Red Planet Pictures for BBC1
     
    Director Ben Bolt
    Starring
  • Martin Clunes
  • Eileen Atkins
  • Caroline Catz
  • Ian McNeice
  • Claire Bloom
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    Long running series following the trials and tribulations of a London doctor who relocates to Cornwall
    Buffalo Pictures for ITV
     
    Creator Paul Abbott
    Starring
  • David Threlfall
  • Rebecca Atkinson
  • Alice Barry
  • Nikita Brownlee
  • Annabelle Apsion
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    Jack wrote multiple episodes for the drama set on a Manchester council estate including the final episode
    Company Pictures for Channel 4
     
    Sinbad
    5 x 60'
    Producer Andrew Woodhead
    Director Andy Wilson
    Starring
  • Elliot Knight
  • Marama Corlett
  • Elliot Cowan
  • Estella Daniels
  • Junix Inocian
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    Jack has written five episodes, including the first one
    Impossible Pictures for Sky One
     
    Producer Toby Welch & Neil Duncan
    Director Sam Donovan
    Starring
  • Alex Arnold
  • Dakota Blue Richards
  • Freya Mavor
  • Sam Jackson
  • Sean Teale
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    Drama following a group of British teenagers

    Company Pictures for E4
     
    Producer Mat Chaplin
    Director Daniel O'Hara & Jack Clough
    Starring
  • John Dagleish
  • Sam Robertson
  • Todd Boyce
  • Alex Wall
  • Jacob Chapman
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    Teenage comedy set in an elite American summer camp

    Company Pictures for E4
     
    Outcasts
    1 x 60'
    Producer Radford Neville
    Director Omar Madha
    Starring
  • Jamie Bamber
  • Eric Mabius
  • Hermione Norris
  • Ashley Walters
  • Daniel Mays
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    A group of social misfits are sent to colonise a new planet

    Kudos Film and Television for BBC1
     
    Producer Beth Willis
    Director Philip John
    Starring
  • Philip Glennister
  • Keeley Hawes
  • Dean Andrews
  • Marshall Lancaster
  • Montserrat Lombard
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    Drama series about a modern police officer who finds herself back in the 1980s
    Kudos Film and Television for BBC
     
    Producer Nick Goding
    Starring
  • Olivia Scott-Taylor
  • Dawn Steele
  • Deon Stewardson
  • Stephen Tomkinson
  • Megan Martell
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    Long running drama about a Bristol-based vet and his family who emigrate to a game park in South Africa
    Company Pictures for ITV1
     
    Creator Ben Edwards
    Producer Alison Davis
    Director Martin Dennis
    Starring
  • Holly Aird
  • Morven Christie
  • Laura Haddock
  • Neil Stuke
  • Jenny Agutter
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    Comedy drama about a group of workers at the head office of a supermarket chain who rise to the challenge of relocating to Leeds
    Talkback Thames for ITV
     
    Crusoe
    1 x 60'
    Director Helen Shaver
    Starring
  • Sam Neill
  • Tongayi Chirisa
  • Philip Winchester
  • Anna Walton
  • Sean Bean
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    Television adaptation of Daniel Defoe's novel
    Power Television for NBC
     
    Director Toby Haynes
    Starring
  • Liam Boyle
  • Ruta Gedmintas
  • Andrew Knott
  • Georgia Moffett
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    Jack wrote the final episode of the Spooks spin-off series 
    Kudos for BBC
     
    Producer Richard Burrell
    Director William Sinclair and Metin Huseyin
    Starring
  • Warren Clarke
  • Anthony Head
  • Jenny Agutter
  • Dean Lennox Kelly
  • Paul Barber
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    Comedy crime series about a pair of retired burglars who return to their old ways
    Company Pictures for BBC
     
    Producer Christopher Aird
    Director Paul Whittington
    Starring
  • Max Beesley
  • Dexter Fletcher
  • Tamzin Outhwaite
  • Emma Pierson
  • Natalie Mendoza
  •  
    Drama exposing what really happens behind closed doors at a top London hotel
    Carnival Films for BBC1
     
    Creator Lana Citron
     
    Comedy series based on the novel by Lana Citron
    Cuba Pictures for BBC
    In development
     
    Producer Susan Breen
    Director Various
    Starring
  • Bryony Afferson
  • Helena Dowling
  • Craig Kelly
  • Hayley Angel Holt
  •  
    Drama series about 4 girls who form a band
    Endemol for Channel 4
     
    Director Jeremy Webb
    Starring
  • Kaye Wragg
  • Louise Delamere
  • Sunetra Sarker
  • Jo Joyner
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    Comedy drama series about a group of nurses

    World Productions for Channel 4
     
    Teachers: Multiple Episodes
    BAFTA nomination for Best New Writer
    6 x 60'
    Director Susanna White
    Starring
  • Andrew Lincoln
  • Adrian Bower
  • Navin Chowdhry
  • James Lance
  • Tamzin Malleson
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    Series writer for the last two series of the comedy drama following a group of teachers
    Tiger Aspect for Channel 4
     
    Producer Sue Howells
    Director Jonathan Fox Bassett
    Starring
  • Amanda Abbington
  • Mathew Horne
  • Georgia Mackenzie
  • Chris Polick
  • James Murray
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    Series about a group of friends who are approaching 30 make a list of unusual tasks to perform before they reach that age
    Tiger Aspect for Channel 4
     
    Producer Claire Mundell and Gregor Sharp
    Director Martin Burt and Andrew Gillman
    Starring
  • David Tennant
  • Ian Hanmore
  • Carter Ferguson
  • Trish Mullin
  • Simon Carlye
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    Comedy drama series about Glaswegian Terri McIntyre, who owns a tanning salon
    BBC Scotland for BBC
     
    Offenders
    3 x 30'
     
    Jack wrote three episodes (including the first and last) of the series for Ideal World and Channel 4
    Ideal World for Channel 4
     
    Producer Darren Bender
    Director Martin Morrison
    Starring
  • Henry Hereford
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    One-off drama for Channel 4's Dogma Series
    Channel 4
     

    Film

    Writer

    Producer Gillian Berrie
    Director David Mackenzie
    Starring
  • Alastair Mackenzie
  • Jonny Phillips
  • Ewan Stewart
  • David Hayman
  • Victoria Smurfit
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    Uncredited script polish
    Zentropa
    Sigma
     
    Late Night Shopping
    CICAE Prize, Berlin International Film Festival, 2001
    Feature
    Producer Angus Lamont
    Director Saul Metzstein
    Starring
  • Kate Ashfield
  • James Lance
  • Luke de Woolfson
  • Enzo Cilenti
  • Heike Makatsch
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    Film about four young friends who meet up after their tedious jobs each night in a cafe 
    Film Four
     
     
    Scottish Screen
     
     
    Ideal World Films
    In development
     
     
    Film Four
     
     
    World productions / DNA
     
     
    Advance Party Films
    In development
     

    Writer & Director

    Producer Ian Burgoyne
    Starring
  • Katie Brown
  • Lewis Macleod
  • Drew McCusker
  • Craig Steele
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    Short film about three friends who spend the night in a haunted house

    BBC