Rachel Smith

writer


STAGE & TELEVISION

Having a background in theatre, Rachel began writing plays, CRAVING THE BLUE and ORPHANS AND BASTARDS, before moving into TV in 2014. Her TV credits include episodes of DOCTORS, CASUALTY, THE DUMPING GROUND, FATHER BROWN and SHAKESPEARE AND HATHAWAY. She has two original projects in development with Bandit Television.  Her radio drama, WHAT’S HE BUILDING IN THERE? was broadcast on BBC Radio Four in April 2019.  Rachel was one of the guest writers in the room on Deep State 3 (Endor/Fox).  Currently she is writing on political thriller RUSSIAN ELECTION (w/t), for Subotica/Morpar/Viaplay/A&E Networks.

Before focussing on writing full time, Rachel worked extensively in theatre, TV and radio as an actress.