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27 June 1958 |
Farnworth, Lancashire, England
|Debut works||Road (1986)|
Jim Cartwright (born 27 June 1958) is an Internationally acclaimed English dramatist, born in Farnworth, Lancashire, England. Cartwright's first play, Road, won a number of awards before being adapted for TV and broadcast by the BBC. His work has been translated into over 35 languages.
- 1986 Road - Royal Court Theatre, London. Winner of: George Devine Award; Plays and Players Award; Drama Magazine Award; Samuel Beckett Award.
- 1988 Bed - National Theatre.
- 1989 Two- Octagon. Young Vic Theatre. Winner of: Manchester Evening News Theatre Award for Best New Play.
- 1990 Baths"- Octagon
- 1991 Eight Miles High- Octagon * 1994 & 1995 Bristol Theatre Royal Nominated for Theatre Management Association Best Musical Award.
- 1992 The Rise and Fall of Little Voice - Winner of: Evening Standard Award for Best Comedy of the Year; Laurence Olivier Award for Best Comedy
- 1996 I Licked A Slag's Deodorant' - The Ambassadors Theatre, West end.
- 1999 Prize Night - Royal Exchange Theatre.
- 2000 Hard Fruit - Royal Court Theatre, London.
- 2012 "A Christmas Fair" - Milton Rooms
- 2014 'Mobile Phone show" - National Theatre
- Road (1987) Winner of Golden Nymph Award
- Little Voice (1998) Nominated for 19 awards
- Bed (1995) BBC
- Vroom (1988) Chosen as Centre Piece at the London Film Festival
- Strumpet BBC
- Vacuuming Completely Nude in Paradise (2001) BBC
- Johnny Shakespeare (2008) BBC 1. Winner of two Royal television Society awards. 
- King of The Teds (2012) Sky Tv.
- Jim Cartwright at the Internet Broadway Database
- Jim Cartwright at the Internet Movie Database
- Jim Cartwright at the Internet Off-Broadway Database