Priscilla Parish


Priscilla joined World Productions to script edit Jed Mercurio's Line of Duty 2. Starring Keeley Hawes, the series won Best Drama at the RTS awards and received three BAFTA nominations. Priscilla has since developed and associate produced Line of Duty season 3, starring Danny Mays - BBC Two's most successful drama in 15 years - and season 4, starring Thandie Newton and Jason Watkins. Season 4 transmits on BBC One in Spring 2017. Season 5 has been commissioned and will go into production in 2018.

In 2014 Priscilla developed and produced the mini-series Code of a Killer for ITV. Starring John Simm and David Threlfall, the 1980s Leicester set drama tells the extraordinary true story of the first murderer to be caught using genetic fingerprinting. Code of a Killer was directed by James Strong and written by Michael Crompton whose screenplay won the Writer's Guild Award.

In 2015/16, Priscilla developed and produced Joseph Conrad's The Secret Agent for BBC One. The 3 x 60' drama about terrorism and anarchy in 1886 London was adapted by Tony Marchant, directed by Charles McDougall and stars Toby Jones, Vicky McClure, Stephen Graham and Ian Hart. 

Priscilla is currently developing Bodyguard, Jed Mercurio's political thriller for BBC One and will produce the 6 x 60' drama later this year.  Meanwhile she continues to develop series and mini-series for World Productions.