William Bridges

Writer and director for film and television
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Biography

Will is an award-winning TV writer/director and a film-maker. 

His credits include Black Mirror: USS Callister, for which he won an International Emmy Award; Shut Up And Dance for Season 3 of Black Mirror, and the smash hit drama series Stranger Things for Netflix.

Current projects include an original television series, For Life, for AMC, which is based on a short film he made with Brett Goldstein.

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TV

Writer & Creator

Producer Jolyon Symonds
 

Futuristic comedy-drama TV adaptation of Will and Brett Goldstein's short film For Life.

On The Corner for AMC
In development
 
 

Executive producers Carlton Cuse (Bates Motel, The Strain) and Lindsey Springer are working with Will on his original global conspiracy thriller.

A+E Studios for Hulu
In development
 

Writer

Creator The Duffer Brothers
 

Popular sci-fi drama series following mysterious events in the small town of Hawkins.

Netflix
 
Creator Charlie Brooker
Director James Watkins
Starring
  • Alex Lawther
  •  

    A withdrawn boy finds himself at the mercy of online blackmailers.

    House of Tomorrow for Netflix
     
    Black Mirror: USS Callister
    International Emmy Award: 'best writing for a limited series'
    1 x 60'
    Creator Charlie Brooker
    Director Toby Haynes
    Starring
  • Jesse Plemons
  •  

    A young woman finds herself stuck within a Star Trek-esque computer game at the mercy of one of her colleagues.

    House of Tomorrow
     

    Director

    Producer Exec Producers - Jamie Campbell and Joel Wilson
     

    A single mother struggling with the pressures of caring for a new born baby encounters strange events in her home. Something is trying to make contact. Something is interested in her new baby. Based on real life accounts, True Horror recreates these events from real witness testimony

    Eleven Film
    In development
     
     

    Paranormal Witness is an American paranormal documentary television series featuring eyewitness accounts from everyday people who claim to have experienced paranormal activity.

    Raw TV for Syfy
     

    Film

    Writer

    Producer Eric Newman
     

    An adaptation of The Prize of Peril, a science fiction short story by Robert Sheckley

    Grand Electric/Studio Canal
    In development
     
     

    A group of misfit teenagers find themselves trapped in school after friday detention, only they're not alone.

    Wellington Films
    In development
     
    The Apology Line
    Winner: Best European Short, Cork Film Festival
    Short
    Producer James Lees
    Director James Lees
    Starring
  • Jevon Canhigh
  • Ivor Giles
  • Sheryl Green
  • Vicky O'Dell
  •  
    Film blending real life apologies with visuals of moments that might otherwise pass us by
    The Hobo Film Company
     

    Writer & Director

    Shallow
    Short
    Producer Ben Pullen
    Starring
  • Dan Stevens
  • Emily Bruni
  •  
    A man runs over a girl on a deserted country road and considers, "Can I get away with this?"
    UK Film Council
     
    Dead Hungry
    Winner Best Horror Short: London Independent Film Festival
    Short
    Producer Jon Drever
    Starring
  • Mark Evans
  • Andrew Root
  • Johanna Stanton
  • Claude Stirling
  •  
    Film following a lost zombie searching for brains.
    UK Film Council/Screen South
     

    Director

    Extraordinary Feats of the Seventh Period
    Selected for the Short Film Festival Oberhausen
    Short
    Producer Ian Prior
    Writer Lee Thomas
    Starring
  • Kane Clarke
  • Max Saunders
  •  
    Film about two 12 year old outsiders in need of a friend, who realise that they at least have each other
    Extraordinary Films
     
    Writer Brett Goldstein
    Starring
  • Brett Goldstein
  • Laura Haddock
  •  

    A short co-written with comedian Brett Goldstein currently in development as a comedy drama for television. 

    Singer Street Films
     

    Co-Writer

    SuperBob
    Feature
    Director Jon Drever
     

    Robert Kenner is a lonely man looking for love. Today, if he can actually get his boss to give him some time off, he is going on his first date for 6 years. Oh, and he is also the world's only SuperHero.

    Grain Media Limited