Simone has worked at Missing In Action Films since 2007.
She is currently adapting Tom Holt’s cult fantasy novel, ‘EXPECTING SOMEONE TALLER’ into a six-part teleplay for Metaluna Productions, Elizabeth Stanley Pictures, Fab Pix! M.I.A Films and The Mob Film Co. Joe Dante to direct.
Simone has co-written THE CONFIDENCE TRICK, an original Ealing-esque comedy, with actor/writer/dir, Adrian Dunbar. It is in development with Northern Ireland Screen. Adrian Dunbar will direct.
Simone has also co-adapted Frances Hodgson Burnett’s novel, T. TEMBAROM for M.I.A Films and Trademark Films.
Simone co-wrote THE MUSE, Dir by Tim Walker (starring Ben Whishaw) with Mia Bays. The Muse premiered at EIFF 2014, débuted on wearecolony.com VoD site, played on the BBC iPlayer. It was nominated for best short at Danny Boyle’s Shuffle Film Fest (2015). Simone has written short films: THE MAGIC PAINTBRUSH and THE MECHANICAL MAN OF THE MOON for Tim Walker (available soon).
Simone’s earlier work includes: MONKEYS’ BLOOD, winner BBC Northern Ireland & NIFTC for Northern Lights. LOST & FOUND, short-listed for the Dennis Potter prize. GET STUFFED, showcased at TAPS, and episode 5 (Ghosts) of THE SECRET OF EEL ISLAND. Season 2 (Chan 5)