Philip is now represented by Culverhouse Associates  
Philip has just won the C21 Drama Script Competition
Philip was recently longlisted by BBC Writersroom Drama
 
EUTHANASIA IN SUBURBIA

Black comedy drama TV series

A woman nursing her terminally ill mother bands together with her HIV+ ex husband and his secretly necrophiliac boyfriend, not just to end her mother's suffering but to create an illegal assisted suicide clinic in suburbia.
Winner C21 Drama Script Competition. As a result, Philip now has a series in development with eOne
 
Current 'spec' work:
UNEARTHLY

Comedy drama TV series

The little-known Department of the Paranormal operating in an era of austerity and budget cuts.
Entered for BBC Writersroom, Channel 4 Screenwriting Course and Red Planet Prize
 
DUNGEONS & DRAG QUEENS

Comedy drama, feature film

Erotic rom-com about a virgin gay plumber seduced by a sadistic sex shop owner
Entered for Bluecat Screenwriting Competition
 
TURNING TIDES

Spec soap episode

The friction between three siblings, their families and neighbours against a backdrop of immigration and racial tensions in a run-down Kent coast town.
Selected for Continuing Drama Mentoring Lab with Yvonne Grace at London Screenwriter's Festival
 
NOT THE DROIDS YOU'RE LOOKING FOR

Sitcom

Sci-fi fan Dom thinks he’s wasted his life and needs to join the ‘real’ world. His obsessive nature and geeky flatmate stand in his way.
Entered for BBC Writersroom and BAFTA Rocliffe comedy showcase.
Selected for Actors Table Read at London Screenwriter's Festival
 

TV & Film:
CROSSROADS - THE REUNION
Script edit/rewrite of one-off anniversary episode
 
SAY THE WORD
Silent romantic short film about an estranged couple. Will they/ won't they get back together. If only one of them will pluck up the courage to say sorry.
 
PROTECT AND SURVIVE
Comedy. Maureen finally finds the courage to stand up to her husband.
Finalist into London Screenwriter's Festival: The Impact.
 
IS BLISS
Comedy. A young couple have the luckiest day of their lives.
Entry into London Screenwriter's Festival: The Impact.
 
EYES
Drama. A girl on the run in a warzone finds an unlikely ally.
Finalist in London Screenwriter's Festival: Courage & Kindness. Peer rated 5 stars.
 
MY HERO
Comedy short. Girl meets boy. Girl saves boy. From a spider.
Semi finalist in London Screenwriter's Festival: Courage & Kindness. Peer rated 5 stars.
 
HOLE IN THE SKY
The realm of Elania under threat from an ancient evil. Can it be saved by a girl with anger issues?
Entry to NYC Midnight Screenwriting Challenge. Given criteria genre: fantasy, character: yoga instructor, subject: the death penalty. Received Honourable Mention.
 
Radio:
DOCTOR WHO: THE EARLY YEARS - THE FIFTH TRAVELLER
Big Finish Productions. Four part, full cast drama starring William Russell, Maureen O'Brien and Jemma Powell. Full cast audio drama.
"A very very good Hartnell era story." Planet Mondas
 
DOCTOR WHO: SHORT TRIPS- THE OTHER WOMAN
Big Finish Productions. Downloadable audio book performed by Katy Manning.
"Lawrence's story is an affectionate nod to the UNIT era... very much about the Doctor and Jo's relationship." Doctor Who Magazine
 
DOCTOR WHO: SHORT TRIPS - LITTLE DOCTORS
Big Finish Productions. Downloadable audio book performed by Frazer Hines.
"Lawrence gets right to the heart of the Second Doctor, a provocative and thoughtful story that paints the most universally praised of Doctors in a rather different light." Doctor Who Magazine
 
COMMUTERS
Radio sitcom following the the lives of four strangers brought together on their daily train home.
 
SPACE DADZ
Follow up to Space Ladz as the hapless humans deal with fatherhood and maturity.
 
PLAYING THE GAME
Continuation of the twisted lives of incestuous Toby and Alison from Daring.
 
DAVE LIKES THIS
Short radio comedy. Dave discovers he's been unfriended by someone on facebook. Even though he hates Rex, he makes it his mission to find out why.
Runner up in Actors Guild Write Bites competition.
 
SPACE LADZ
Three Earthmen face the morning after a stag night on an alien pleasure planet.
Twenty minute sci fi comedy for Wireless Theatre Company's Sci Fi festival
 
DOCTOR WHO - QUESTION MARKS
Big Finish Productions. Full cast audio drama starring Colin Baker, Nicola Bryant and Raquel Cassidy.
"The strongest of the four stories, takes a scenario used before and spins it in a very different direction. Colin Baker seizes the opportunity to show his range and the ending is him at his finest." Sci Fi Bulletin
 
Theatre:
RAINBOW
Homophobia within the gay community. Performed at the Lost 5 Minute Festival 2016 Watch the video here.
 
FAG HAG
Two act thriller, three hander about a gay couple targeted by a serial killer
 
LOVE, SEX, LIES
Two act comedy about love, marriage and fidelity.
 
NOT THE DROIDS YOU'RE LOOKING FOR
Two middle aged fans reflect on their lives in the face of another Star Wars trilogy.
Finalist in the Lost 5 Minute Festival. Watch the video here.
Also performed as part of Monologues From Mos Eisley by TheatreN16
 
DUNGEONS & DRAG QUEENS
Two act comedy about kink.
 
DARING
Speed dating with a difference.
Finalist in the Lost Theatre 5 Minute Festival. Watch the video by Wired Up Media
 
SECOND CHANCE (under assumed name Lawrence Judd)
You have two minutes to say goodbye to a loved one. What would you say?
Entry in the Lost Theatre 5 Minute Festival. Watch the video by Wired Up Media
 
BREAKING LEGS
Two understudies battle for the lead role. Performed at Etcetera Theatre, Camden Fringe and Soho Theatre Studio. Directed by Faye Hughes.
One act, two hander.
"A brilliant script that has the potential to reach great heights." Remote Goat
   
OH NO IT ISN'T!
Two act Christmas comedy with nine songs. Lyrics by Philip Lawrence, music by Richard Bates. Performed at The Union Theatre, directed by Sasha Regan.
"Tapping into popular culture of the moment with a hefty helping of camp" The Stage
   
IT'S BEHIND YOU!
Two act Christmas comedy horror performed at The Union Theatre (Best Up- and-Coming Theatre in the 2008 Empty Space Peter Brook Awards) directed by Giles Faulkner
"***** Panto hit with the wand of reality. A masterpiece!" Remote Goat
 
A VERY CIVIL PARTNERSHIP
Reached second round of Soho Theatre Verity Bargate Award.
   
Comedy/ Contributing Material:
MULLINS & GLADWIN
Sketches for upcoming comedy duo.
 
DOCTOR WHO DOES DALLAS
Royal Vauxhall Tavern, Far Away Magical Agency
 
GAYS UPON URANUS
Etcetera Theatre, Camden Fringe
   
TOUCHING CLOTH
Canal Cafe Theatre, Liberties, Camden Fringe, Pizza on the Park
   

Training & Courses:

Regular attendee of The London Screenwriters Festival

Yvonne Grace: Writing For TV
Yvonne Grace: Writing Treatments
Pilar Allessandra: Writing Drama
Philip Shelley: Script Editing
Lucy V Hay: Script Reading/ Editing
Grand Scheme Media: Script Editing For Comedy
Mark Bickerton: Storylining for Coronation Street
Mock Casualty Writers Room with Lucy Raffety via London Screenwriters Festival