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Georgia Lester

Writer
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22-year-old Georgia Lester joined the ‘Skins’ Writers Group in series 2 while still studying for her A Levels, where she wrote an Unseen ‘Skins’ Online Special. Having left college, she co-wrote ‘Pandora’ for series three and wrote ‘Katie’ for series four. Georgia was then part of the core team when creating the characters for the third generation. In series five she wrote ‘Mini’ and is currently writing the Finale for series six.

Georgia has also worked on Channel 4’s soap ‘Hollyoaks’, becoming the show’s youngest-ever writer.

Georgia was part of Hampstead Theatre’s Youth Theatre and has been involved in various initiatives there, including Daring Pairings New Writing Festival. She has also completed the Royal Court Young Writers’ Program.

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