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Screenwriter Phil O'Shea is based in London and works in the UK, US, Germany, and France, where he also has a home. Phil wrote and co-directed the feature film Vampire Diary (winner best film Milan International Film Festival and three other major awards). Phil also wrote the horror film Spirit Trap starring Billie Piper and Luke Mably, and the ... See full bio »

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Vampire Diary Writer
Spirit Trap Writer
The Crane Writer


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  Chuggington (TV Series) (1 episode, 2010) (based on an idea by - 1 episode, 2010)
- Scrub-a-Chug (2010) ... (based on an idea by)
 2010 Chuggington: Badge Quest (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fire Safety (2010)
 2006 Vampire Diary
 2005 Spirit Trap
 2002 Oscar Charlie (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.9 (2002) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.8 (2002) ... (writer)
  The Dark Knight (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 2000) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Streng (2002) ... (writer)
- Deadly Assassin (2000) ... (written by)
- Games Master (2000) ... (written by)
 2001 Risk (TV Series) (lead writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... (lead writer)
- The Photo (2001) ... (lead writer)
- Kim Goes Undercover (2001) ... (lead writer)
- The Journey ... (lead writer)
- Reach Out and Bail Someone ... (lead writer)
 1999 The Harpist (writer)
 1997 Dream Team (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 Wycliffe (TV Series) (by - 1 episode)
- Lone Voyager (1997) ... (by - as Philip O'Shea)
 1993 The Crane (Short)
 1990 Yellowthread Street (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chinese Boxes (1990) ... (writer)
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Show Show Script and Continuity Department (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)

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Very early in his career Phil O'Shea was invited to attend the inaugural screenwriters' studio where he was mentored by the legendary Writer/Director Sam Fuller. Sam advised Phil to 'never lose his nerve' i.e. don't give up and stick to your guns and write the film you see on the screen. See more »

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