Development deals for three books

May 4th, 2018

The Writers’ Practice is thrilled to report that we have three books in development with major film & television studios…Stay tuned!

A Conversation about Happiness, Mikey Cuddihy’s highly acclaimed memoir, detailing her 60’s school days at Summerhill (‘Swallows and Amazons one day, Lord of the Flies the next’, The Telegraph) is in development with Film4 and Pulse Films. Eva Husson (Les Filles du Soleil in competition at 2018 Cannes) is attached to direct.

Spy thriller, The Irregular, has been acquired for development as a TV series by See-Saw Films (The King’s Speech, Love Nina), with Saul Dibb (BAFTA nominated NW, The Duchess, Journey’s End) to direct, and the author to co-adapt.

Lucie Brownlee’s bestselling grief memoir Life After You, optioned by Ecosse Films, is in development as a comedy series with scriptwriter Georgia Pritchett (VeepTracey Ullman, Miranda) attached.