Jonathan Harvey

About Jonathan

Jonathan Harvey comes from Liverpool and is the multi award winning writer of the play and film Beautiful Thing, the Bafta nominated sitcom Gimme Gimme Gimme and Beautiful People (Best Comedy: Banff TV Festival). He is currently on the writing teams for both Coronation Street and Shameless. His other TV work includes Rev (Bafta, Best Sitcom), At Home With The Braithwaites, Lilies, The Catherine Tate Show and Murder Most Horrid. He has written 20 stage plays including Corrie!, Canary, Hushabye Mountain, Babies, Boom Bang A Bang and Rupert Street Lonely Hearts Club. He also wrote the 2001 stage musical Closer To Heaven with the Pet Shop Boys. His theatre work has won him an Evening Standard Award, two Manchester Evening News Awards, the George Devine Award and the John Whiting Award. But perhaps most telling of all he also won the Spacehopper Championships at Butlins Pwhelli in 1976.

Jonathan Harvey

Books by Jonathan Harvey

The History of Us
The History of Us
The Secrets We Keep
The Secrets We Keep
The Girl Who Just Appeared
The Girl Who Just Appeared
The Confusion of Karen Carpenter
The Confusion of Karen Carpenter
All She Wants
All She Wants

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Bridget Jones's Diary <br/>twenty years on

Bridget Jones's Diary
twenty years on

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Helen Fielding’s Bridget Jones’s Diary we asked some of our favourite authors what they thought Bridget would be like in 2016. 

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