PIGOTT | BAFTA SCHOLAR 2018
Catherine Wignall was raised in Shropshire, UK, before making the move across the ocean to study towards a Screenwriting MFA at the University of California Los Angeles. Shortly after graduating from the University of Warwick with First Class Honours in English Literature, she won the Euroscript-Underwire Screenwriting competition, before undertaking courses in screenwriting and young adult literature with the Open University and the Department for Continuing Education at the University of Oxford. In 2017 Catherine was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship. Catherine focuses on telling fantasy and science fiction with complex female leads.