Profiles

James Phelan

Details
Emailjamesphelanwriter@gmail.com
WWWhttp://www.lisarichards.ie/directors/james-phelan-writer
Phone0876901617
AddressSide Apartment
8 Pinehaven
Cross Avenue
Blackrock
County Dublin
Member Type:Member
Can Write in Irish:NO
Biography
A native of Waterford, James’ first feature screenplay KEEP THE CUSTOMER SATISFIED' was selected for Moonstone Screenwriting Labs in 1998. Subsequently, he wrote the seven part series RÁSAÍ NA GAILLIMHE for TG4. The comedy drama was broadcast to critical and audience acclaim in 2009. The series won an IFTA for Best Irish language programme while James was also nominated for an IFTA for ‘Best Script in Television Drama’ for the series. He also penned the second series RÁSAÍ NA GAILLIMHE 2 which has just been broadcast to an equally strong positive reaction from viewers and reviewers.
Credits
Film:Poetic Licence The Ottoman Empire Hotel Darklight
TV:'Rasai na Gaillimhe' Seasons 1 & 2 (TG4) 'Thou Shall Not Kill' BBC NI
Theatre:'Fashion Victim' Red Kettle Theatre Company
In Development:A historical mini series in development with TG4.