Vivienne Harvey is an RTS and Writers’ Guild Award winning writer. She grew up in Glasgow and originally trained as an actress. She then started writing and was selected for the prestigious Channel 4 Screenwriting Course. Her first television commission, single drama ‘Eighteen’ for Jimmy McGovern’s BBC anthology series ‘Moving On’, won an RTS Award in 2018.
Vivienne wrote the final two episodes of Writers Guild Award (2019) winning crime serial ‘Stone’ (BBC Radio 4) and her first single for Radio 4 ‘Playing Dead’, a drama set in Iraqi Kurdistan, was shortlisted for the Tinniswood Award in 2019.