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List of EastEnders Writers

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List of every famous television writer who has written for EastEnders, listed alphabetically with photos when available. List includes anyone who was or is on the writing staff for EastEnders. Staff writers as well as guest writers for EastEnders are included when available, along with more information about each EastEnders writer. If you're an aspiring writer and a fan of EastEnders, then this writing staff from EastEnders should be studied closely.

These writers, like Tony McHale and Daran Little include images when available.

This list helps answer the question, “Who wrote for EastEnders?”
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Daran Little is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
age 53
Daran Little (born 11 May 1966) is a BAFTA Award-winning and EMMY nominated British television writer. He is the only writer to pen more than a hundred episodes of both Coronation Street (from ...more
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Emilia di Girolamo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Emilia di Girolamo
Emilia di Girolamo is a British television screenwriter and published author. Di Girolamo has also written for The Guardian newspaper and blog.
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Glen McCoy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Glen McCoy age 65
Glen McCoy (born 10 April 1954) is a British screenwriter, speaker and business coach.
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Hugh Miller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Hugh Miller age 82
Hugh Miller is a television script writer and author. He was born in Scotland in 1937. For several years he worked as a film maker, making documentaries, but settled in Warwick in 1972. He is ...more
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Jeff Povey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Jeff Povey is an English author, screenwriter and director.
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Paul Matthew Thompson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Paul Matthew Thompson
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Rob Gittins is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Rob Gittins is a British screenwriter and novelist. TV shows he has written for include EastEnders, Tiger Bay, The Bill, Casualty, and Emmerdale. Gittins is the longest-serving writer on ...more
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Simon Ashdown is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Simon Ashdown
Simon Ashdown is a British television writer, best known as being a BAFTA award-nominated EastEnders writer.
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Tony Holland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Dec. at 67 (1940-2007)
Anthony John Holland (18 January 1940 – 28 November 2007) was a British actor and television screenwriter, best known as a writer and co-creator with Julia Smith of the BBC soap opera
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Tony Jordan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
age 62
Tony Jordan (born 21 July 1957) is a British television writer. He was listed as the number one television screen writer in the UK by Broadcast magazine in 2008 and among British broadcasting's ...more
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Tony McHale is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of EastEnders Writers
Tony McHale (born Anthony John Wright in Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire) is a British actor, writerdirector and producer, who is known for starring in Coronation Street and also known as a ...more