Matthew Stokoe

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Matthew Stokoe
Born Matthew Stokoe
Occupation Screenwriter
Nationality British
Period 1998–present
Genre Thriller, noir
Notable works Cows (1998)
High Life (2002)

Matthew Stokoe (born in 1963) is a British writer and screenwriter.[1]


Stokoe was born in England, graduated from University of East London where he studied economics, and has lived in Australia, New Zealand, and the US (Santa Monica, CA).[2] Stokoe has written several books and film scenarios and also co-wrote the internet comic Flick and Jube.[3] He is mostly known for his brutal, noir, violent style of writing. Among his favorite authors are Raymond Chandler, Hubert Selby, and Nelson Algren.



  • Colony of Whores (2014)
  • Empty Mile (2010)
  • High Life (2002)[4]
  • Cows (1998) [5]

Scenarios for movies[edit]

  • Rock dir. Brian Challis
  • Dog dir. Paul Kwiatkowski


  1. ^ Smith, Drew (March 3, 2015). "Matthew Stokoe". Full Stop. Retrieved 15 December 2016. 
  2. ^ Matthew Stokoe (in Russian)
  3. ^ Welcome to Flick and Jube
  4. ^ NETTLES, JOHN G. (21 August 2002). "High Life by Matthew Stokoe". Pop Matters. Retrieved 15 December 2016. 
  5. ^ Matthew Stokoe

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