Television Writing Career

Dalek2Robert Shearman was one of the writers for the BAFTA award winning first series of the revived Doctor Who series starring Christopher Eccleston. His episode, ‘Dalek’, re-introduced the Daleks and was runner-up for a Hugo Award.

He also contributed to the second series of BBC1’s Born and Bred. Born and Bred was a light-hearted British drama series that aired on BBC One from 2002 to 2005. Created by Chris Chibnall and Nigel McCrery, Born and Bred centred around a father and son who run a cottage hospital in Ormston, a fictional Lancashire village in the 1950s.

See his full bibliography here.