Anthony is probably one of the most prolific and successful writers this country has – and is unique for working across so many media. He is a born polymath; juggling writing books, TV series, films and plays and journalism. He has written over 50 books including the best selling teen spy series Alex Rider, which he adapted into a screenplay that was released worldwide in 2006. Anthony is also an acclaimed writer for adults and has been commissioned by the Conan Doyle Estate and Orion Books to write a new Sherlock Holmes novel, which will be published in November of this year. He is responsible for creating and / or writing some of the UK’s most beloved and successful television series including award winning drama series Foyle’s War, which was the winner of the Lew Grade Audience award for BAFTA. Anthony has also written other original complex dramas for ITV, particularly thrillers. Collision, a major five part “State of the Nation” piece was transmitted on ITV1 in November 2009 to seven million viewers a night. And his most recent television show - legal thriller Injustice - created and written by Anthony for ITV1, transmitted in June of this year to widespread acclaim. He also regularly contributes to a wide variety of national newspapers on subjects ranging from politics to education.