Joy has written for BBC America’s new series The Watch, based on the work of Terry Pratchett.
She is also developing original TV dramas and adaptations with various independent production companies.
Her previous work includes Nick Nickleby (BBC1/Kindle Entertainment) – a five-part modernisation of the Dickens classic, starring Adrian Dunbar, Linda Bassett and Andrew Simpson. More details and clips available here.
Press for Nick Nickleby:
“Dickens done right… It is not the obvious place to look for innovation or fresh thinking, but BBC daytime has served up an autumn surprise with Nick Nickleby.” The Guardian
“A brisk, bold treatment that deserves an audience.” The Independent
“The story flows effortlessly. A hidden gem” TV Times
“Ambition and imagination… an exhilarating, enjoyable ride” The Stage
Critic’s Choice, Independent, Scotsman
Pick of the Week, Radio Times, TV Choice
Pick of the Day, Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday, Daily Telegraph, TV Times
Graduate of the BBC Writers Academy. Other credits include Land Girls, Casualty, Holby City and Doctors. Full details here.