Jayshree
Patel

Writer for TV

Jayshree currently works as a scriptwriter for Hollyoaks. She was heavily involved in the direction of the ground-breaking Far Right Radicalisation storyline. Her trio of special episodes (written with Kevin Rundle) have been submitted for a BAFTA. The same episodes earned Hollyoaks the Best Soap at the 2020 Broadcast Awards.

Jayshree's writing career began in 2016 Jayshree when she won Channel Four’s Northern Writers of the Year Award. Prior to this Jayshree worked as a high school teacher. She has maintained links with education and is still passionate about working for and with young people. She has written an episode for CBBC’s Swashbuckle and is currently working on a number of long-running dramas.

CV

Television

Writer 

Hollyoaks
25 x 30'
Lime Pictures for Channel 4
Casualty
1 x 50'
BBC One

Taking the form of a game show, this CBeebies series pits children against a band of naughty pirates.

Cbeebies

Writer & Creator 

Original TV series

Lime Pictures
In development

Original idea

Lime Pictures
In development