Fiona Seres has worked extensively within the Australian and UK television industry and in recent times, has expanded her work to include film. She created and wrote The Silence for the BBC which aired to a record audience and critical acclaim. Fiona co-created and was the Head Writer for the Australian series Tangle for Showtime, she wrote multiple episodes of the award-winning series Love My Way (series 1, 2 and 3), the first series of Puberty Blues for Network Ten and Endemol, and was Head Writer on Dangerous starring Joel Edgerton for Endemol.
She has several projects in development in the UK with the BBC and BBC Films and the USA with HBO and Sundance TV. Most recently, Fiona wrote the original story and screenplay of Strangerland which premiered at Sundance Film Festival, screening in the festival’s World Cinema Dramatic Competition, and then at the Sydney Film Festival in Competition. The film, directed by Kim Farrant and starring Nicole Kidman, Joseph Fiennes and Hugo Weaving, is a thriller about a couple whose relationship is pushed to the brink as they confront the mystery of their children’s disappearance.