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Michael Aitkens

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Name  Michael Aitkens
Role  Writer
Children  Daisy Aitkens

Michael Aitkens httpscdnthestagecoukwpcontentuploads2017
Education  Haileybury and Imperial Service College
Awards  Logie Award for Best TV Script
Nominations  British Academy Television Award for Comedy and Comedy Entertainment Programme
Movies and TV shows  Waiting for God, Long Weekend, Backstage, Fear - Stress & Anger, Run Chrissie Run!
Similar People  Graham Crowden, Gareth Gwenlan, Sandra Payne, Daniel Hill, Janine Duvitski

Michael Aitkens (born 1947) is a British actor and writer of drama scripts for movies, television and stage. He is well known in the UK for the BAFTA nominated BBC situation comedy Waiting for God, first shown in 1990. He has written for many of the UK's favourite drama and comedy series.

Michael Aitkens was educated at Haileybury. He then lived in Australia for ten years and Los Angeles, United States, for two years, graduating from the AFI Conservatory (Los Angeles) in 1981.

More than 150 of his scripts have been produced in the United Kingdom, United States and Australia. He now lives in London, where he works as a writer/producer, mainly of his own original series, and has recently formed his own independent production company, DAISYLU. He is also an occasional humorous newspaper columnist.

He has been a core writer for Midsomer Murders since 2006.


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