Kam
Odedra

Writer and story producer for TV

Originally from the Midlands, Kam Odedra is a screenwriter, creator and experienced television drama script executive.

Kam's credits include work as a script editor for Sally Wainwright on Bafta winning series Last Tango In Halifax Series 1 - 4 (BBC), Happy Valley Series 1 & 2 (BBC) and for Russell T Davies on Banana (E4). Kam was the script executive on Gangs of London (Sky Atlantic/HBO Cinemax).

Kam is currently developing her own slate of original TV ideas both as a creator and a writer, including a TV series set in India with academy award nominee Deepa Mehta attached to direct.

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Television

Writer & Executive Producer 

Creator & Executive Producer 

Director Deepa Mehta

Original TV series idea

Echo Lake Entertainment
In development

Writer & Story Producer 

Creator Malcolm Campbell, Kevin Erlis & Ayub Khan-Din
Starring
  • Sunetra Sarker
  • Amy-Leigh Hickman
  • The Forge for Channel 4

    Writer 

    Original TV series idea

    Baby Cow Productions
    In development
    Creator Robert Murphy
    Mammoth Screen for ITV

    Original TV series idea

    Tall Story Pictures
    Britbox

    Script Executive 

    Creator Gareth Evans & Matt Flannery
    Writer Gareth Evans, Matt Flannery, Claire Wilson, Peter Berry, Lauren Sequiera, Carl Joos & Joe Murtagh
    Starring
  • Joe Cole
  • Sope Dirisu
  • Lucian Msamati
  • Michelle Fairley
  • Pulse Films/Sister Pictures for SKY Atlantic, HBO Cinemax

    Script Editor 

    Creator Sally Wainwright
    Writer Sally Wainwright
    Starring
  • Sarah Lancashire
  • Siobhan Finneran
  • Red Production Company for BBC1, Netflix
    Creator Sally Wainwright
    Writer Sally Wainwright
    Starring
  • Anne Reid
  • Derek Jacobi
  • Sarah Lancashire
  • Red Production Company for BBC1
    Writer Russell T Davies, Matthew Barry, Charlie Covell, Lee Warburton and Sue Perkins
    Starring
  • Fisayo Akinade
  • Freddie Fox
  • Letitia Wright
  • Red Production Company for E4
    Writer Sanjeev Kohli
    Starring
  • Shazad Latif
  • Susannah Fielding
  • Red Production Company for Sky Living
    Creator Sally Wainwright & Robin Sheppard
    Producer Karen Lewis
    Director Robin Sheppard
    Writer Sally Wainwright & Robin Sheppard
    Red Production Company for Sky Living
    Producer Lucy Martin & Angelo Abela
    Lime Pictures for Nickelodeon
    Creator David Allison, Neil Jones & Chris Parker
    Starring
  • Hugo Speer
  • Theo James
  • Red Production Company
    Sky Living