ADAM DEWAR

screenwriter

Still from 'Rankin presents: Collabor8te'

Who does this guy think he is?

Adam is currently developing original television projects for Tiger Aspect (Peaky Blinders) , Castlefield (In The Flesh), Potboiler Productions (Last King of Scotland, Generation Kill) and The Bureau (45 Years, Lean on Pete.) His original pilot script Orbital featured on the 2018 TV Brit List.

Previously he wrote two award-winning short films,  North Atlantic and Hardwire, and was writer/co-creator of the innovative 28-part Instagram thriller Shield 5.

Shield 5 was released exclusively on Instagram in Feb 2016. It gained worldwide recognition, picked up the Critics Choice and Best Writing Awards at Raindance and was named as an honoree in the Drama Series category of the 2016 Webbys.

North Atlantic screened at numerous festivals including BFI London, Toronto and Venice. Hardwire, directed by renowned photographer Rankin and starring Marc Warren and Toby Jones, premiered at Palm Springs, won a Limelight Award and was broadcast on Sky Arts.

Adam is represented by Independent Talent Group.