Neasa Hardiman at the London Film Awards 2012

Neasa Hardiman has won the award for Best First Time Screenwriter at the London Film Awards 2012 for her horror spec script Seafever.

While Seafever is her first screenplay, as a director Neasa has been lead director on all three series of the BBC’s BAFTA-winning Tracy Beaker Returns. She has made two feature length television dramas: School Run and The Naked Extremist / An Gaeilgeoir Nocht, both of which were nominated for Best Drama at the Irish Film & Television Awards. Neasa directed the opening series of Totally Frank for Channel Four. She is currently working on her second block of Holby City.

The London Film Awards is a leading and distinguished international film and screenplay competition, celebrating the work of independent film’s best and brightest contemporary filmmakers and screenwriters spanning the globe. For a full list of 2012 winners, see London Film Awards.

Neasa Hardiman is represented by Frances Arnold.