Poppy Cogan

Writer


FILM & TELEVISION

Poppy’s original TV crime drama DEVIL’S POINT is in development with Mam Tor Productions and Origin Pictures have picked up feature film OUR FATHER.  She is also commissioned to develop two adaptations for television, crime novel, The Cutting Room by Louise Welsh (Red Arrow) and family drama, Second Child by Caroline Bond (Red Planet).  Currently she is writing an episode of RED ROSE for Eleven/BBC.

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.