Lucy Gannon is an award-winning screenwriter and playwright based in Wales. She was awarded an MBE for services to television drama in 1997. In 2000 she received the Women In Film and Television ‘Contribution to the Medium’ Award. In 2013 she won an RTS WofE award for Best Writer: Drama, Factual or Entertainment. She is the author of 8 plays and 18 tv dramas or series, including The Best of Men, Soldier Soldier, Peak Practice and Bramwell. She won a BAFTA Cymru Best Screenwriter Award for her television series Dad.
Gannon's childhood memoir The Amazingly Astonishing Story is available now.