About Simon McCleave

Simon McCleave was born in South London.When leaving University, Simon worked in television and film development. He was a Script Editor at the BBC, a producer at Channel 4 before working as a Story Analyst in Los Angeles. He worked on films such as ‘The Full Monty’ and television series such as ‘Our Friends In The North’.

Simon then became a script writer for television and film. He wrote on series such as Silent Witness, Murder In Suburbia, Teachers, Attachments, The Bill, Eastenders and many more. His film, ‘Out of the Game’ for Channel 4 was critically acclaimed – ‘An unflinching portrayal of male friendship.’ (Time Out)

‘The Snowdonia Killings’, his first novel, was released in January 2020. It has sold 75,000 copies to date. ‘The Harlech Beach Killings’, his second novel, was released in February 2020.

Simon lives in North Wales with his wife and two children.

Tel: 01948 359292