Poppy Cogan

Writer


FILM & TELEVISION

Poppy’s guest writing credits include RED ROSE Eleven Film/BBC (one episode), CHLOE Mam Tor/BBC (one episode) in 2020.  Her original TV crime drama DEVIL’S POINT is in development with Mam Tor Productions and her feature film OUR FATHER is under option to Origin Pictures.  She is commissioned to develop adaptations for television: The Cutting Room by Louise Welsh (Red Arrow), A Good Girls’ Guide To Murder by Holly Jackson, (Moonage) Come Again by Robert Webb (Firebird).

In 2013 Poppy’s first feature, THE FOLD, starring Catherine McCormack and Dakota Blue Richards won best screenplay at the Women’s Independent Festival in LA, Best Picture at the Independent Film Makers Showcase and was nominated for best drama at the National Film Awards.

After graduating from Edinburgh University with an MA in English Literature, Poppy’s first script OLYMPIA won the William Morris/Harpers Bazaar Short Script Competition.