Julie Barker is an experienced scriptwriter and story editor. She has written all the dramatised segments for ARMCHAIR DETECTIVES, a new game/drama show premiering on BBC1 on the 20th November. It is produced by Tiger Aspect Productions. She has recently produced a five minute film entitled THE HIDE as part of the Scottish Film Talent Network's FIVE@5 Initiative. She has worked on BBC Scotland’s RIVER CITY, where she story edited, story produced and produced episodes. She worked in script development in the TV drama department at BBC Scotland, where she also organized the first BBC Writersroom Scottish Writers Festival. She has recently completed a novel for an MA in Creative Writing for which she earned a distinction. She also co-tutors at the Skriva School of Writing in Edinburgh, part-time, where she teaches screenplay writing.