David
Whitehouse

Novelist and writer for film and television

David is award winning author and screenwriter. His first novel BED was published in 2011. It won the Betty Trask Award and was long-listed for the Desmond Elliot Prize. It is being developed for film by Duck Soup/Film 4. His second novel, Mobile Library, was published in 2015 and won the Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Prize. His third novel, The Long Forgotten, was published in 2018.

His fourth book is his first work of non-fiction. It is called About A Son and is
published in April 2022.

He has a number of TV series in development, and has written scripts for FX, Sky, Channel 4, UKTV and ITV.

CV

Book

Television

Writer 

Producer Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski

Comedy 

FX

Drama adaptation 

Tannadice Pictures
In development

Limited drama series

Genial Productions
In development

Comedy

Hat Trick Productions
In development

Creator & Co-writer 

Creator Adjani Salmon
Writer Adjani Salmon

Comedy drama

UKTV
Tiger Aspect 
Creator Tom Shrapnel
Writer Tom Shrapnel

Comedy drama

In development

Film

Writer 

Comedy feature film

Gimme A Break Productions
In development

Short film

Sigma Films

Short film

Warp Films