Sophie Petzal

Sophie is currently writing an episode of MEDICI for Big Light Productions/RAI and is also writing OUTCASTS, an international co-production for Big Talk Productions/Imperative.

She is writing on the second series of JEKYLL & HYDE for ITV Studios/ITV, having written one episode of the first series.

For CBBC, Sophie is writing two episodes of WOLFBLOOD Series 4, having contributed two episodes and a game to the third series. Sophie has also contributed to the new series of DANGER MOUSE, as well as writing two episodes of HETTY FEATHER and an episode of THE DUMPING GROUND, both adapted from novels by Dame Jaqueline Wilson.

Last year Sophie wrote two episodes as an initial core writer on new Irish long-running series RED ROCK, produced by Company Pictures and Element Pictures for TV3.

Previously Sophie was a writer on EASTENDERS: E20 and was part of the core writing and development team for Matthew Bird's web-drama TECH CITY.

Sophie was selected as a One to Watch at Edinburgh International Television Festival 2014. She was one of 2013’s Broadcast Hotshots and was the recipient of the Peter Ustinov Scriptwriting Prize in 2012 (for her original television script SANCTIONED), which was presented to her at the International Emmy World Television Festival in New York. In 2010, Sophie was joint winner of the BBC Writersroom All Mixed Up sitcom competition with her script THE GOD COMMITTEE, which was subsequently optioned by BBC Comedy.

London (Greater London)

Fay Davies (The Agency) or


2 x 60 eps Jekyll and Hyde S2 (ITV)

1 x 60 ep Kingdom of Gold (Big Light/Lux Vide)

2 x 30 eps Wolfblood S4 (CBBC)


See Agency page for past work.


Film, Television