Phoebe Tonkin and Jackie Weaver in Bloom, photo courtesy of Stan, photographed by Micky Doherty
Glen recently wrote the feature film I Met a Girl, a comedy-drama starring Brenton Thwaites and Lily Sullivan which was directed by Luke Eve and produced by Adam Dolman. He created, wrote and executive produced the six-part supernatural drama series Bloom (Playmaker Media/Sony International) which premiered on Stan in Australia in early 2019 and stars Jacki Weaver, Bryan Brown, Phoebe Tonkin, Ryan Corr and Daniel Henshall.
He has written the feature film Modern Love – the true story of iconic artist, Sidney Nolan’s love affair with art patrons, Sunday and John Reed – to be directed by Rachel Ward. In 2017 he wrote the web series comedy-drama High Life which screened on Channel Nine in Australia, Fullscreen in the US, BBC Three in the UK, and won the C21 International Drama Award.
He previously wrote the TV movies, Hawke, for Network Ten, based on the controversial life of former Prime Minster, Bob Hawke (winning an Australian Writers’ Guild Award and three Australian Film Institute Awards, including for best telemovie or mini-series) and The Mystery of a Hansom Cab for the ABC, adapted from the 19th century classic novel.
His other television credits include the animated series Flipper & Lopaka, the puppet series Li’l Horrors, the sci-fi series Silversun, the dramas Head Start and Always Greener, the UK’s longest running crime drama The Bill (ITV), the Cartoon Network sitcom My Spy Family and RTE’s IFTA-award winning medical series The Clinic, the highest rating Irish drama.