Nessah Muthy

Writer for television and theatre 

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Nessah is a writer for TV and theatre.

She has worked with a number of theatres including the Royal Court. Nessah is currently writing plays for HighTide, Pursued By A Bear Productions, Cardboard Citizens, National Youth Theatre and Theatre Centre.

For screen, Nessah has written for Holby City, following successful completion of the show’s shadow scheme and has previously written for EastEnders: E20. She is currently developing a number of original ideas and is part of the BBC Drama Writers Scheme for 2016.




ProducerIris Theatre
DirectorDaniel Winder

A new version of the classic story.

CreatorBlake Morris and Carissa Hope Lynch

Writer & Creator

DirectorSteven Atkinson

Patriotism, nativism and modern Britain collide in this devastating exploration of the UK today.

HighTide Theatre Festival 2017
ProducerNational Youth Theatre

An urgent new play about the refugee crisis, created as part of the National Youth Theatre's East End Season.

The Yard Theatre
ProducerCardboard Citizens

Season of plays including an original piece by Nessah playing 26 April - 13 May 2017

Bunker Theatre
ProducerCloakroom Theatre
DirectorBobby Brook
ProducerHighTide Theatre
DirectorBobby Brook
ProducerOld Vic New Voices
DirectorDebbie Hannan

Sucker is a dark and blistering play set in the not too distant future, where a secret Government funded scheme has been launched to stop Mothers categorised as ‘Suckers’ having any more children

ProducerPursued By A Bear Productions
DirectorHelena Bell
DirectorBobby Brook
Cloakroom Theatre
ProducerRoyal Court
DirectorLeo Butler
Part of 'Live Lunch' at the Royal Court
Royal Court Theatre
DirectorJanet Steel
Kali Theatre
ProducerRoyal Court
DirectorNed Bennett

Part of the 'Lost In Theatre' season at the Royal Court

Royal Court
DirectorAnouke Brook
The Building Site Theatre Company/ Southwark Playhouse
DirectorWils Wilson

A theatre adventure with food and music. 

Royal Court Theatre, Jerwood Theatre upstairs


Writer & Creator

1 x 60'
ProducerHilary Salmon

An original drama in development as part of the BBC Drama Writers Scheme 



WriterNessah Muthy
ProducerDeborah Sathe
DirectorJohn Howlett
Episode is available for viewing here
BBC for BBC 2
WriterPhilip Shelley and Amanda Lee
Channel 4 / Shelley Productions


ProducerGurinder Chadha, Duncan Gray, and Tony Wood

Multi-generational TV drama 

Available to watch here 

Bucaneer Media / Sky Living




Various content across the EastEnders website as well as social media material for characters Fatboy and Faith.