playwright, True Brits and An Adventure; writer, Murdered By My Father; contributor, The Good Immigrant; BAFTA nominee
Vinay Patel’s debut play, True Brits, opened at the Edinburgh Fringe 2014, transferred to the Bush Theatre and went on to headline the 2015 Vault Festival.
His television debut Murdered By My Father was commissioned for BBC3 and later repeated on BBC1. It won the Royal Television Society award for Best Single Drama before going on to be nominated for three BAFTAs and Vinay was named a BAFTA Breakthrough Brit for his work.
He has since written for Paines Plough, ITV, Channel 4 and the BFI, as well as contributing to the bestselling collection of essays, The Good Immigrant. Vinay is currently working on series 11 of Doctor Who and developing projects for the BBC. His latest play, An Adventure, is running at the Bush Theatre until October 20th
Follow Vinay on Twitter: @VinayPatel