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Sam Hoyle

Script Executive
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Sam is a Script Executive and Developer for TV, Film and Radio.  Her most recent role has been working with Chris Chibnall on the ITV hit series, Broadchurch.  She was also the Script Executive on Chris’ two films about the Great Train Robbery, A Robber’s Tale and A Copper’s Tale, which will premiere on BBC1 later this year.

Previous roles include script executive duties on The Life and Adventures of  Nick Nickleby for BBC1, and also as the Story Editor on Camelot, a 10 part series for US cable network, Starz

Sam also makes radio drama for the BBC.  She was behind the reboot of the Agatha Christie brand on Radio 4, and has also made an adaptation of Gulliver’s Travels, and as well as plays about Keith Moon, Oliver Reed and Vincent Price.

She is currently working with Chris Chibnall on the second series of Broadchurch, and is the Head of Development for Imaginary Friends Productions.

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