Bryan Elsley was born on 17th of May 1961. He spent most of his childhood in the Edinburgh satellite town of Dalkeith. After graduating, he studied English and History at York University. It was here he met a young student named Harry Enfield. The two of them shared a passion for taking the mickey and decided to form a comedy duo ... See full bio »

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Known For

Skins Writer
(2007-2013)
Skins Writer
(2011)
The Crow Road Writer
(1996)

Filmography

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 2018 Kiss Me First (TV Mini Series) (5 episodes)
- Off the Rails (2018)
- Make It Stop (2018)
  Cites (TV Series) (based on the original series "Dates" created by - 25 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (created by - 1 episode, 2016) (written by - 1 episode, 2015)
- Paula - Victòria - Sofia i Elena - Gerard (2016) ... (based on the original series "Dates" created by)
- Elena - Gerard i Àngels - Francesc (2016) ... (based on the original series "Dates" created by)
- Pere - Maria i Elena - Berto (2016) ... (based on the original series "Dates" created by)
- Àngels - Dani i Gina - Marc (2016) ... (based on the original series "Dates" created by)
- Paula - Sofia i Dídac - Sergi (2016) ... (based on the original series "Dates" created by)
  Skins (TV Series) (showrunner - 61 episodes, 2007 - 2013) (creator - 58 episodes, 2007 - 2013) (written by - 18 episodes, 2007 - 2013) (created by - 3 episodes, 2009)
- Rise: Part 2 (2013) ... (creator) / (showrunner)
- Rise: Part 1 (2013) ... (creator) / (showrunner)
- Pure: Part 2 (2013) ... (creator) / (showrunner) / (written by)
- Pure: Part 1 (2013) ... (creator) / (showrunner) / (written by)
- Fire: Part 2 (2013) ... (creator) / (showrunner)
  Dates (TV Series) (created by - 6 episodes, 2013) (written and created by - 2 episodes, 2013) (creator - 1 episode, 2013)
- Mia & David (2013) ... (creator)
- Jenny & Christian (2013) ... (creator)
- Stephen & Mia (2013) ... (written and created by)
- Erica & Callum (2013) ... (creator)
- David & Ellie (2013) ... (creator)
  Skins (TV Series) (creator - 4 episodes, 2011) (written by - 3 episodes, 2011) (created by - 1 episode, 2011)
- Eura/Everyone (2011) ... (written by)
- Daisy (2011) ... (written by)
- Michelle (2011) ... (creator)
- Abbud (2011) ... (creator)
- Stanley (2011) ... (creator)
 2007 Skins: Secret Party (Music Video) (creator)
  Rose and Maloney (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes, 2002 - 2005) (creator - 1 episode, 2005)
- Alan Richmond (2005) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Carl Callaghan (2005) ... (writer)
- Katie Phelan: Part 2 (2004) ... (writer)
- Katie Phelan: Part 1 (2004) ... (writer)
- Daniel Berrington: Part 2 (2004) ... (writer)
 2003 40 (TV Mini Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (2003) ... (writer)
 2000 Complicity
 2000 Nature Boy (TV Mini Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (writer)
 1998 The Young Person's Guide to Becoming a Rock Star (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Making Tracks (1998) ... (writer)
- Shifting the Units (1998) ... (writer)
- Signing on the Line (1998) ... (writer)
- The A&R Men Cometh (1998) ... (writer)
- Creating the Buzz (1998) ... (writer)
 1996 The Crow Road (TV Mini Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Rory (1996) ... (writer)
- Fergus (1996) ... (writer)
- Kenneth (1996) ... (writer)
- Prentice (1996) ... (writer)
 1995 Hamish Macbeth (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- West Coast Story (1995) ... (written by)
 1994 London's Burning (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.6 (1994) ... (written by)
 1994 Roughnecks (TV Series)
 1989-1993 Casualty (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- No Cause for Concern (1993) ... (written by)
- Money Talks (1992) ... (written by)
- Sins of Omission (1991) ... (written by)
- Banking for Beginners (1989) ... (written by)
 1991 4 Play (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ball on the Slates (1991) ... (writer)
 1989 The Play on One (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Govan Ghost Story (1989) ... (writer)
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