Speaker Profile MIPTV

Brendan Foley

Job TitleWriter-Producer

Company NameFoley Filn & TV

About

Brendan Foley is an award-winning Writer-Producer with international experience in TV drama, features and books, most recently writing thriller series Cold Courage (Viaplay/Lionsgate). His upcoming detective series Inspector French (Free@LastTV) was developed with the BBC and Northern Ireland Screen; his new fantasy epic Age of Heroes is in pre-production with Croton Huace, China’s biggest TV producer; and an action drama mini-series developed with CBC. Other upcoming work with Blue Ant, Viaplay, ZDFE and others.

His best-selling books include Amazon UK No.1 War drama Under the Wire (Random House), and his past award-winning indie feature films (Lionsgate, Sony) include action drama Johnny Was (Vinnie Jones) and 2.7m DVD-selling thriller The Riddle (Derek Jacobi, Vanessa Redgrave). Previously, Brendan was an international features journalist working in 77 countries, winning IABC and Press Gazette awards for his coverage of the environment, business and conflict world-wide. 

Conference Sessions

  • DRAMA SERIES PITCH #1

    30-03-2020, 09:30 - 09:50, On Demand

    On Demand session at 9.30 am (CET)  SESSION AVAILABLE HERE  The DRAMA SERIES PITCH will present a diverse range of high-end original and viable scripted proje...

    • Language: English
      1. Event
        MIPTV
      2. Event Date
        Mon, March 30
      3. Event theme
        IN DEVELOPMENT
        CONTENT DISCOVERY
        DRAMA
        WHAT'S NEXT
      4. Type of Event
        Competition / Pitch