Anita Vettesse

Anita is writing an episode of Death In Paradise and an original drama with BBC Studios. She is also on her second series of writing/co creating BBC Radio Fours Crime Drama, This Thing of Darkness. She also continues to write for BBC’s continuing drama, River City. Other work includes: Falling for BBC Radio Drama and You Really Got Me Going as part of The Break, Series III for BBC Three. She has recently begun writing sketches for The Comedy Unit’s new pilot, The State of It. Her theatre work includes: Ringroad which was nominated for best new play at The Critics Theatre Awards. Happy Hour and From The Air for Oran Mor. Melvin Bragg Made me do it for Paines Plough Theatre Company; News Just In/Hostage Taker for Random Accomplice; Eddie and The Slumber Sisters for Catherine Wheels/National Theatre of Scotland and has recently co written a new musical, Bingo, for Stellar Quines /Grid Iron theatre Company which toured in Spring 2018. Anita is writer in residence at the National Theatre of Scotland as part of the John Mather Trust award.  And is writing a new play for Mull Theatre, Undocumented, to open their season in September. She is also co writing 2 new musicals for National Theatre Scotland. One a co pro with Dundee Rep Theatre.


Georgina Ruffhead
The Haworth Agency
Hazelwood House
53 New Oxford Street

River City 23 episodes one hour long. The Break, You really got me going for BBC. The State of It for Comedy Unit.

Radio: This Thing of Darkness and Falling for Radio four. Two series.

Theatre: Ringroad, Undocumented. Eddie and the Slumber sisters. Happy Hour. Bingo. Come to Where I am from. News Just in.

Comedy, Film, Radio, Television, Theatre