Jonathan Hughes

Jonathan Hughes

Screenwriter.

  • Location: Cork
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

Jonathan Hughes is an award winning screenwriter and graduate of the National Film School of Ireland at IADT, Dun Laoghaire. Having worked for a number of years in production on a variety of primetime Irish comedy TV shows (The Fear, The Centre) and independent feature films (The Young Offenders), he was awarded a scholarship to attend Goldsmiths University of London to pursue an MA in Scriptwriting. Working primarily in the genre of dark comedy, Jonathan’s work has been highly sought by both independent producers and national broadcasters alike. 

Work History

Script supervisor / Script Editor - The Young Offenders Series 1 (BBC)

Mar 2017 - Sep 2017

Screenwriter - Mary (Short) (Irish Film Board)

Aug 2017 - Aug 2017

Screenwriter - Mother (Short) (Galway Film Centre / RTE)

Aug 2017 - Aug 2017

Screenwriter - Acorn (Short) (Filmbase/RTE)

Mar 2016 - Jul 2016

Development Officer - Vico Films

Jul 2014 - Feb 2016

Production Co-Ordinator / Script Supervisor - Vico Films

Mar 2015 - Sep 2015

Researcher - ROTATOR

Jul 2014 - Mar 2015

Education

Script Writing - MA - Goldsmiths

Sep 2016 - Sep 2016

Film & Television Production - BA (Hons) - IADT

Sep 2009 - Jun 2013

Skills

  • Casting
  • Scriptwriting
  • Comedy
  • coordinating
  • coverage reports
  • pitching
  • Production
  • Scheduling
  • Screenwriting
  • Script and Screenwriting
  • Script and Story Development
  • script editing
  • script reading
  • Script Supervising
  • Stand Up Comedy

Network