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Roscoe Lecture: In Conversation with Nicola Shindler

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For more than 20 years, LJMU has invited some of the country’s leading commentators to join staff, students and the people of Liverpool in discussing issues that matter to them.

The Roscoe Lectures use research, humour and political insight to explore current, engaging topics.

Nicola Shindler, Executive Producer will be In Conversation with broadcaster and LJMU Honorary Fellow Roger Phillips.

Nicola ShindlerAbout Nicola Shindler
Nicola set up RED Production Company in 1998 to work with the best writers on original television drama.

The Manchester-based 'indie', with Nicola at its helm, has since produced some of the UK’s most popular and award-winning series, working with esteemed writers including Russell T Davies, Harlan Coben, Bill Gallagher, Danny Brocklehurst and Sally Wainwright.

Nicola’s credits include multi BAFTA award-winning and critically acclaimed Happy Valley and Last Tango In Halifax, Lenny Henry’s first screenplay Danny and the Human Zoo, Dan Sefton’s Trust Me, Danny Brocklehurst’s ratings-winning dramas Ordinary Lies and The Driver, Bill Gallagher’s Paranoid and Russell T Davies ambitious and acclaimed trilogy Cucumber, Banana and Tofu.

Most recently Nicola has set up a US production company, Final Twist, with international bestselling author Harlan Coben having worked together on the acclaimed original Sky1 drama The Five.

Projects currently in production include Harlan Coben’s Safe which stars Michael C Hall and Amanda Abbington and Come Home, a three part series for the BBC, written by Danny Brocklehurst.

RED Production Company became part of STUDIOCANAL’s international production network.

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