Matthew Stokoe

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Matthew Stokoe
Born1963 (age 55–56)
England
OccupationScreenwriter
Novelist
Alma materUniversity of East London
Period1998–present
GenreThriller, noir
Notable worksCows (1998)
High Life (2002)
Website
matthewstokoe.com

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

Biography[edit]

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.

Bibliography[edit]

Novels[edit]

  • 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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Smith, Drew (March 3, 2015). "Matthew Stokoe". Full Stop. full-stop.net. 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. popmatters.com. Retrieved 15 December 2016.
  5. ^ Matthew Stokoe

External links[edit]