Jesse is an experienced television writer with over 100 broadcast hours to his name. Most recently he has worked as a core writer on EASTENDERS. Jesse was commissioned to write a treatment for ITV’s sixth series of VERA and has previously completed a shadow script for the BBC Drama show THE INTERCEPTOR. He has developed his original ideas with ITV Studios, the BBC and has participated in the Kudos Bush Initiative. Most recently he developed his original crime drama with BBC Studios and his grounded scifi series with Green Pavilion and MGM. Currently he is developing an international crime series with Greenacre Films.
Jesse wrote on HOLLYOAKS for over three years and was head writer on Sky’s DREAM TEAM, a show he also produced for over a year. Jesse was finalist for the Best Young Writer award at the Broadcast Young Talent Awards in 2006 and in 2003 won the Best Screenplay Award at the London 48 Hour Film Competition. Jesse is also a successful professional songwriter.