Tony Glover is a writer and film-maker from Northumberland.
He’s the author of two crime novels, Cars Just Want to be Rust and The Luxury of Murder. The thord Kitty Lockwood book, Footsteps of the Hunter, is out this year.
In 2007 he won the Northern Echo New Novelist award.
His radio play Just a Trim won a Sony Radio Award and earned the title of BBC North Playwright of the Year.
Irene’s Story, a film about bi-polar disorder, won a Millenium Award.
His film Posh Monkeys won a Royal Television Society award and was promoted by the British Council at the Angers, Munich, BAFTA, BP Expo and New York film festivals.
Stage plays include Chase Me I’m Chocolate, Slappers (staged at the Unity Theatre Liverpool) and The Stars that Surround Us (staged by Cloud Nine Theatre Company at Newcastle Playhouse). Sticky Fingers won the People’s Play award and was staged at the People’s Theatre. Year of the Tiger was filmed by Wildcat Films for Yorkshire Tyne Tees.