Kate Muir is a Scottish writer and documentary maker. She is the author of The Great Menopause Scandal and creator of a revolutionary Channel 4 menopause documentary with Davina McCall. She is on the boards of The Menopause Charity and Birds’ Eye View, which campaigns for women in film. 

Previously she was Chief Film Critic of The Times and a features writer for the newspaper in New York, Paris and Washington. Her three novels are Suffragette City, Left Bank and West Coast. She has three children and lives with her partner in London.