Yero
Timi-Biu

Writer and director for TV, film and theatre

Yero Timi-Biu is a British-Nigerian writer-director for TV and film with projects for BBC, Channel 4, BFI, Sky and Netflix. Yero is
also a story editor for audio and worked on ‘The Bias Diagnosis’, an original Audible commission. Her award-winning short films ‘Signs’ and ‘Beneath the Surface’ have played at international festivals such as Encounters, Aesthetica, Animation Block Party. Yero's film '0.5%' was commissioned by BBC Arts and will be released on iPlayer. Yero was most recently commissioned by the Booker Prize to direct two films for the 2021 shortlisted authors. With over a decade of
experience, Yero’s first job was at the BBC during her A-Levels. Yero has original shows in development with various indies and was one of Edinburgh TV Festival's prestigious 'Ones to Watch' candidates for 2020.

Yero’s work focuses on the stories of underrepresented women, especially exploring the effects of isolation and loneliness in society.

CV

Television

Writer & Creator 

BBC
Happy Prince
Ink Factory
Who's On First

Writer 

Creator Paul Abbott

Writer 

Abbott Vision for Sky One

12 x interactive episodes

CBBC

Director 

Film

Writer & Director 

BBC Arts
Signs
Short
BFI
In Development

Writer & Director & Producer 

Writer 

Channel 4/Little Dot Studios

Director 

Writer Busayo Ige
BFI/Monegram

Radio

Story Editor 

Other

Story Editor 

5 episodes for Whistledown for Audible

Available to listen here