A former journalist, Lindsay Jane Sedgwick is a versatile and imaginative award-winning screenwriter and playwright. Her first novel, Dad’s Red Dress was published in March 2017 and her second, The Angelica Touch is due out in December 2017.
Her nine hours of TV and film credits include the internationally acclaimed animation series, PUNKY, two series of which have sold globally. A screenwriting tutor since 1995, Lindsay was Screenwriter in Residence at Maynooth University and Kildare County Council Arts & Libraries Service 2016-7. She is a graduate of Moonstone ScreenLabs (2002), was a New York University ‘Gregory Peck Scriptwriting Course’ scholar, (1993) and has an MA Screenwriting from Leeds Metropolitan University (1999 and was ). In 2012, she founded the Creatives in Animation Network (CAN) to facilitate collaboration between writers and animators. She is a script and creative consultant whose current projects include the sequel to Dad’s Red Dress, a fantasy novel and Write That Script!, a book designed to help writers get their first screenplay written.