Alice Charles

Journalist and scriptwriter

Alice Charles is a freelance journalist and screenwriter who splits her time between London and Los Angeles. As a journalist, she has worked for a variety of newspapers and magazines in England including The Times Magazine, the Financial Times, the News of the World, Instyle and the Radio Times. She was also Editor-in-chief of She Caribbean magazine, based in St Lucia.

She studied screenwriting at the University of the Arts in London and also at the University of California in Los Angeles’ Film and Television department. In 2009, the BBC optioned her children’s sci-fi drama, 2088.

She has also written two plays, CHRISTIANS DON’T WEAR THONGS and THE BETRAYERS. She will be publishing an anthology of short stories in the near future.