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Bluebirds: "Pilot"

A young woman, who joins the ATA to deliver warplanes to the RAF in 1940, must fight friend and foe alike in the skies above war-torn England.

  • Simon Wilkinson
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    Television Script
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  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
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  • Women and Film
Writer Biography - Simon Wilkinson

Simon Wilkinson is a London born, Anglo-Irish author and screenwriter – now based in North Yorkshire.

After spending years as a history teacher, museum curator and animal sanctuary manager, Simon started writing professionally in 2013.

He primarily writes historical drama and war stories with a British / Irish focus, but also has a passion for science fiction.

Simon is currently working on several new projects for film, television and radio and is still no closer to completing that first novel…

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Writer Statement

"Bluebirds" is a prime-time drama series set primarily in England during the Second World War.

Inspired by real-life characters and events, “Bluebirds” places a group of brave and inspirational women pilots at the very heart of an emotional story about friendship, love, loyalty and loss.