Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Russell T Davies Life Story Interview ~ Queer As Folk And Doctor Who Writer…..
Russell T Davies is the Welsh television producer and screenwriter whose works include Queer as Folk, Bob & Rose, The Second Coming, Casanova and the 2005 revival of the classic British science fiction series Doctor Who.
Born in Swansea, Davies aspired to work as a comic artist in his adult life, until a careers advisor at Olchfa School suggested that he study English literature; he consequently focused on a career of play- and screen-writing. After he graduated from Oxford University,
Davies joined the BBC’s children’s department in 1985 on a part-time basis and worked in varying positions, including writing and producing two series, Dark Season and Century Falls.
He left the BBC in the early 1990s to work for Granada Television and later became a freelance writer.
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Russell talks about his life, career and beginnings on Coro…..
Here’s Alex & Russell at the BBC:
Recorded 2009 by Alex Belfield for the BBC & Celebrity Radio.