Paul Matthew Thompson is a TV writer and storyliner. He currently writes for Casualty, Holby City and Eastenders. He's written episodes for the war time drama Land Girls, and the popular adaptations of G K Chesterton's Father Brown stories for BBC One. He's been a core writer on Doctors, with 40 episodes commissioned to date, winning Best Storyline at the British Soap Awards 2009. He also graduated from the BBC Drama Writers Academy Course.
Paul worked as a programme associate at BBC Entertainment, and wrote for programmes such as The Weakest Link, Children in Need and Outtake TV. He has abridged over 40 books.