Genevieve Barr

Screenwriter / Actor

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Genevieve is a prize-winning screenwriter and actor. Her TV single, Then Barbara Met Alan, marking the passing of the Disability Discrimination Act (which she co-wrote with BAFTA winner Jack Thorne) aired on BBC Two in March 2022 to rave reviews and will land on Netflix later this year.

As an actor, Genevieve is known for her roles in BBC’s The Silence, BAFTA winning series The Fades and Channel 4’s The Accident. In 2021, she co-founded the lobbying group, Underlying Health Condition, with Jack Thorne. 

“It’s an honour to be among such awesome and influential people who have worked hard to make an impact in the work they do.”