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Sally Wainwright


Sally Wainwright was born in 1964 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England. She is a writer and producer, known for Happy Valley (2014), Last Tango in Halifax (2012) and Scott & Bailey (2011). See full bio »

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Known For

Happy Valley Writer
(2014-2016)
(2012-2020)
(2011-2016)
(2019)

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  Last Tango in Halifax (TV Series) (4 episodes, 2020) (creator - 20 episodes, 2012 - 2016) (created and written by - 18 episodes, 2012 - 2015) (written by - 2 episodes, 2016)
- Episode #5.4 (2020)
- Episode #5.3 (2020)
- Episode #5.2 (2020)
- Episode #5.1 (2020)
- Episode #4.2 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
  Gentleman Jack (TV Series) (created by - 8 episodes, 2019) (written by - 8 episodes, 2019)
- Are You Still Talking? (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Why've You Brought That? (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Do Ladies Do That? (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Let's Have Another Look at Your Past Perfect (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Most Women Are Dull and Stupid (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2016 Walk Invisible: The Brontë Sisters (TV Movie) (written by)
  Scott & Bailey (TV Series) (created by - 19 episodes, 2013 - 2016) (written by - 12 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (creator - 7 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (writer - 6 episodes, 2012) (co-creator - 3 episodes, 2011)
- Episode #5.3 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #5.2 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #5.1 (2016) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.8 (2014) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.7 (2014) ... (creator)
  Happy Valley (TV Series) (3 episodes, 2014) (created by - 8 episodes, 2014 - 2016) (written by - 8 episodes, 2014 - 2016) (creator - 1 episode, 2014)
- Episode #2.6 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #2.5 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #2.4 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #2.3 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #2.2 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2013 The Last Witch (TV Movie) (creator) / (written by)
 2009 Unforgiven (TV Mini-Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (written by)
 2007 Bonkers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (writer)
  The Amazing Mrs Pritchard (TV Series) (creator - 5 episodes, 2006) (written by - 2 episodes, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Episode #1.5 (2006) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2006 Jane Hall (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (2006) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... (writer)
 2005 ShakespeaRe-Told (TV Mini-Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- The Taming of the Shrew (2005) ... (screenplay)
 2003 Canterbury Tales (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Wife of Bath (2003) ... (writer)
  At Home with the Braithwaites (TV Series) (creator - 26 episodes, 2000 - 2003) (written by - 9 episodes, 2000 - 2003)
- Episode #4.6 (2003) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.5 (2003) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.4 (2003) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.3 (2003) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.2 (2003) ... (creator)
 2002 Sparkhouse (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2002)
- Episode #1.2 (2002)
- Episode #1.1 (2002)
 1999-2000 Playing the Field (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Episode #4.4 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #4.1 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.7 (1999) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.4 (1999) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.2 (1999) ... (written by)
 1999 Bad Girls (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Falling Apart (1999) ... (written by)
  Coronation Street (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1995 - 1999) (written by - 15 episodes, 1996 - 1998)
- Episode #1.4588 (1999)
- Episode #1.4547 (1999)
- Episode #1.4477 (1998) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4320 (1997) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4268 (1997) ... (written by)
 1994-1995 Revelations (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.22 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.21 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.12 (1994) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... (written by)
 1994 The House of Windsor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- They're Dogs with Attitudes (1994) ... (writer)
 1991 Emmerdale (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.1522 (1991) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1521 (1991) ... (written by)
 1989 Children's Ward (TV Series) (1992-1995)
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