As a Screenwriter, Lena enjoys writing about contemporary life, often exploring the darker side of the female psyche. As well as creating original series, Lena relishes the challenge of book adaptation and working on established shows. She has written for a wide variety of drama series and is fascinated by the ‘crossword’ element of plotting crime mysteries.
Lena’s currently writing a two-part SILENT WITNESS, that will TX in 2020. Her psychological thriller screenplay, THE CHERISHED ONE, has a BAFTA, and multi-award-winning, director attached. It is an unpredictable story of a dysfunctional father and daughter relationship, with a powerful child point of view.
Lena is a graduate of the BBC Series & Serials Academy, and was also a part of The 50, a Royal Court new writing initiative. She is a former Script Editor and Story Producer, who began life as an actress, with a background in theatre.
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TV series in development include:
About a female crime boss. Available.
TV credits include:
BBC – ‘HOPE’ to TX in 2020
BBC – multiple episodes 2007 – 2019
BBC – Pilot for original series
STV – ‘FALLEN ANGELS’
LIFE STORIES: IN MY SHOES
Red Production Company
MOVING ON: TOUR OF DUTY
BBC, one ep.
Various eps, BBC