Ann Cleeves at Shoreditch Town Hall

Ann Cleeves at Shoreditch Town Hall
Location: Shoreditch Town Hall, Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old Street, London, EC1V 9LT
Shoreditch Town Hall
Shoreditch Town Hall 380 Old Street London, EC1V 9LT UNITED KINGDOM

Date: 15/10/2016 12:00 - 15/10/2016 12:00


Killer Women Festival. 'Serial Thrillers' - bestselling crime writers Mark Billingham and Ann Cleeves reveal the relationship between crime writers and the actors who play their characters, with screenwriter Gaby Chiappe and actor Douglas Henshall. Chaired by Colette McBeth. Tickets and more info:

About Ann Cleeves

Ann Cleeves is the author behind ITV's Vera and BBC One's Shetland. She has written over twenty-five novels, and is the creator of detectives Vera Stanhope and Jimmy Perez - characters loved both on screen and in print. Her books have now sold over 1 million copies worldwide. " " " " Ann worked as a probation officer, bird observatory cook and auxiliary coastguard before she started writing. She is a member of 'Murder Squad', working with other British northern writers to promote crime fiction. In 2006 Ann was awarded the Duncan Lawrie Dagger (CWA Gold Dagger) for Best Crime Novel, for Raven Black, the first book in her Shetland series. In 2012 she was inducted into the CWA Crime Thriller Awards Hall of Fame. Ann lives in North Tyneside.