Please update your flash player...

Gwyneth Hughes

British screenwriter Gwyneth Hughes received BAFTA TV Award nominations for HBOs miniseries Five Days and for the documentary miniseries Manhunt: The Search for the Yorkshire Ripper, which she also directed. A graduate in Russian Studies, Hughes began work as a newspaper reporter before moving into a distinguished career as a director of TV documentaries, and then into drama. Her recent writing credits include HBOs miniseries Five Days and the biopic Miss Austen Regrets, which earned her a British Writers Guild award. Most recently, Hughes tackled The Mystery of Edwin Drood, the adaptation of Charles Dickens unfinished final novel, giving the story her own ending.

The Girl

HBO Films

Gwyneth Hughes