Jack Emery Scriptwriter

Jack Emery is a British director, writer and producer for stage, TV and radio. He was educated at Keele University. He began his career producing and acting at Keele, most notably in his first one-man show taken from the novels and plays of Samuel Beckett, called "A Remnant", which played in the West End, the Edinburgh Festival and toured worldwide. Emery has worked both as a freelance writer and producer, and later produced through his own production company, The Drama House. His production credits include the TV movies "Witness Against Hitler" (1996) and "Breaking the Code" which won the Best Single Drama award at the Broadcasting Press Guild Awards. He was awarded an honerary degree by Keele University in recognition of his "body of work, both as original writer and producer, which is distinguished by scholarship and scrupulous research". He is a former husband of broadcaster Joan Bakewell.

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United Kingdom




1. Keele University Colleges/University

Keele University is a campus university near Newcastle-under-Lyme in Staffordshire, England. It was the first new British university in the 20th century, founded in 1949 as an experimental college dedicated to a broad curriculum and interdisciplinary study, Keele is most notable for pioneering the dual honours degree in Britain. The university occupies a 620 acre (250 ha) rural campus close to the village of Keele and houses a science park and a conference centre, making it the largest main campus university in the UK. The university's School of Medicine and School of Nursing and Midwifery also operate the clinical part of their courses from a separate campus at the University Hospital of North Staffordshire in Hartshill, Stoke-on-Trent.

Type Public university
2013. 1.04 mil. £
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ST5 5BG - Keele, Staffordshire
2011. 7,460
2011. 2,380
2010. 1,930
Local tuition
2014. 9 K £
2011. 3.38 K £
Official web page www.keele.ac.uk
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People attended Keele University connected by profession and/or age

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Movies produced

Title Year Budget Awards Co-producers Directors Writers External resources
Breaking the Code

Movies written

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