John Ridley John Ridley i(A144810 works by)
Gender: Male
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Most Referenced Works


  • Australian scriptwriter.

Awards for Works

Wanted 2016 series - publisher film/TV crime

Series one:

Two strangers go on the run together after being caught up in a deadly carjacking.

Series two:

In the first season, checkout chick Lola Buckley and accountant Chelsea Babbage were thrown together by fate and circumstance in a thrilling chase across Australia in a car full of drugs and money. After a hair-raising pursuit across the starkly varied landscapes of Australia, the second season sees them journey the length of Thailand and New Zealand as they turn from the hunted into the hunters in an effort to bring the fight to their pursuers and unearth the truth about how and why this whole thing started. (Source: Screen Australia)

2017 nominated International Awards The International Emmy Awards Drama Series
2016 shortlisted AWGIE Awards Television Mini-Series - Original
Metamorphosis 2014 single work film/TV

'When Ferguson takes her revenge on the prisoners by bulldozing the garden project, Doreen turns her anger on Franky. Ferguson psychologically manipulates Vera and she crosses a point of no return whilst Maxine orchestrates a desperate bid to see her spurned lover.

'Franky accuses Ferguson of deliberately giving Simmo a hotshot, but Ferguson wrests back the power by letting Franky know she's got a snitch in the ranks.'

Source: Australian Television Information Archive. (Sighted: 23/7/2014)

2014 shortlisted AWGIE Awards Television Award Series
Nowhere Boys 2013 series - publisher film/TV children's fantasy 'Four boys get lost in the forest, and discover, when they return home, that they have returned to an alternate world identical to theirs except for one startling difference - they were never born.' (Source: Screen Australia)
2015 winner International Awards The International Emmy Awards Kids : Series
2015 shortlisted Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Children's Television Series For series two.
2014 winner Logie Awards Most Outstanding Children's Program
2013 winner Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Children's Television Series Television
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