Katie Wimpenny

Writer for theatre and television
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Biography

Katie trained as an actor at Rose Bruford College and has worked extensively in theatre and television.

As a writer wrote sitcom, Fallout for Red Planet Pictures, which had a script commission from Channel 4. Katie is currently writing Good Girl Gone Bad, an adapted format for Sony.

Katie made the final five in 2013's Screenwriters Goldmine competition with her script, Caravan, and was one of the twelve chosen writers on the 2014, Channel 4 screenwriting course where she wrote comedy script Freaks.

As an actor Katie has appeared in a number of productions, most notably Nick Hytner's His Dark Materials at The National, War & Peace, for Shared Experience and Blackbird at The Market Theatre, Johannesburg.

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Theatre

Writer

 
Margaret Thatcher, Marilyn Monroe and Iris Murdoch sit down to tea.
Park Theatre, Morris Space
 
 
The Landor Theatre
 

Writer & Director

 
The Landor Theatre
 

TV

Writer

Good Girl Gone Bad
In development
 
Comedy
Sony
 
 
An elderly couple pay their annual pilgrimage to their son’s grave; nearly 50 years after he became a casualty of the thalidomide misadventure. Finalist in the Screenwriters Goldmine Competition
Screenwriters' Goldmine
 

Creator & Writer

 
Red Planet Pictures
Under Option