David Allison

writer


TELEVISION

David recently wrote 2 episodes for Season 3 of MARCELLA for ITV/Netflix, including the series finale.

Current original developments include YÉ-YÉ, a series about the French pop scene of the 60s, co-written with Axelle Ropert for Studiocanal Original in Paris, an original thriller, HOTEL DEAUVILLE for Buccaneer and an original YA genre series, HIGH STAKES with Neil Jones for Lime Pictures.

David’s 4 part serial BOY MEETS GIRL, a comedy drama starring Martin Freeman and Rachael Stirling, was transmitted on ITV1 in Spring 2009. In 2010, he co-created and wrote BEDLAM, a supernatural series for Sky Living, the channel’s first ever foray into original drama. The 6 part series transmitted in Feb 2011 in the UK and on BBC America in Oct 2011. Recommissioned by Sky Living, Bedlam Series 2 aired 2012. Original 5 part legal thriller THE CASE tx’d on BBC1 Daytime stripped across a week in Nov 2011.

David lives in Leeds with his wife, who also works in the industry, and their 2 children. A music fan and DJ, he also hosts a monthly foreign language music show, Mondo Pop, for Alto.