Jack Thorne

Jack Thorne

“I’m proud to be a member of the Writers’ Guild, I consider it the greatest of clubs. One that seeks to represent not just one but all, and to further our interests as a collective.”



Jack Thorne is a BAFTA-winning screenwriter and playwright. He has written for film, theatre, radio and TV, for shows including The Fades, Glue and the This is England series. His first film, The Scouting Book for Boys, won the Best British Newcomer Award at the BFI London Film Festival in 2009. His latest play Hope has just completed a run at the Royal Court Theatre. Watch the video above.

Listen to a podcast interview with Jack Thorne, talking about his career as a writer (recorded in August 2010).


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