Isabelle
Grey

Writer for television and novelist
Isabelle Grey is the author of six novels - two standalone novels of psychological suspense and four books in a contemporary crime series featuring DI Grace Fisher. Her latest, Wrong Way Home, was published by Quercus in 2018 and was a Sunday Times Crime Book of the Month.

Isabelle was an arts journalist, feature writer and television screenwriter before turning to fiction. She has contributed episodes to such well-loved TV series as The Bill, Wycliffe, Midsomer Murders and, most recently, Jimmy McGovern’s award winning BBC series Accused. Her series finale starred Anna Maxwell Martin and was described by The Times as ‘the most moving and powerful drama on television in a long time’.

She also writes as V.B. Grey


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Book

Television

Writer 

Producer Sita Williams
Director Ashley Pearce
Starring
  • Anna Maxwell Martin
  • Ashley Walters
  • Ewen Bremner
  • John Bishop
  • Co-written with Jimmy McGovern
    RSJ Films for BBC1
    Cut and Thrust
    1 x 30' & 1 x 50'
    Pilots for period medical drama
    Scottish Television
    Producer Matthew Bird
    Director Joanna Hogg
    Starring
  • Oliver Haden
  • Ayub Khan-Din
  • Simone Lahbib
  • Rosalind March
  • Drama focusing on the lives of residents around a south London restaurant and neighbouring block of flats
    Carlton for ITV
    Producer Michael Bartley
    Director Martyn Friend
    Starring
  • Aaron Harris
  • Helen Masters
  • Jack Shepherd
  • Tim Wylton
  • Crime drama about a Cornish police detective
    HTV for ITV
    Starring
  • Amanda Burton
  • Emilia Fox
  • William Gaminara
  • Tom Ward
  • Drama series about a group of forensic pathologists
    BBC Productions for BBC1
    Carnival Films
    Director Tim Leandro
    Starring
  • Donna Alexander
  • Ian Bleasedale
  • Robert Gwilym
  • Catherine Shipton
  • Popular hospital drama set in an accident and emergency department
    BBC Productions for BBC1
    Producer Brian Eastman
    Director Tom Clegg
    Starring
  • Pam Ferris
  • Felicity Kendal
  • Mystery series about two gardening amateur detectives
    Carnival Films for ITV
    Producer Brian True-May
    Director Richard Holthouse
    Starring
  • Jim Carter
  • Henry Ian Cusick
  • John Hopkins
  • John Nettles
  • Popular detective drama
    Bentley Productions for ITV
    Producer Edward Bazalgette
    Director Edward Bazalgette
    Starring
  • Erdenetsetseg Bazarragchaa
  • Kenneth Cranham
  • Unurjargal Jigjidsuren
  • Orgil Makhaan
  • Docudrama about the life of Genghis Khan
    BBC for BBC1
    Working Title TV
    Producer James Hall
    Director Paul Wroblewski
    Starring
  • Graham Cole
  • Trudie Goodwin
  • Simon Rouse
  • Jeff Stewart
  • Long-running series following uniform officers and detectives at an inner-city police station
    Thames Television for ITV

    Radio

    Writer 


    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4

    Film

    Writer 

    One Fatal Weekend
    feature film (co-written with Peter Nicholson),
    Producer Jayne Chard
    Director Peter Nicholson
    Starring
  • Gemma-Leah Devereux, Rebecca Night and Callum Blue
  • Released in 2016