Henry Fitzherbert is a film critic turned screenwriter. For several years he was film editor of the Sunday Express, writing and often selling his own screenplays, including a romantic comedy to Lionsgate UK/ Rocket Pictures.
Now he writes full time, in a variety of genres. Recently Henry he co-wrote Slaughterhouse Rulez (2018) starring Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Michael Sheen, Margot Robbie, Asa Butterfield, Finn Cole and Hermione Corfield.
It was the debut production from Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s Stolen Picture, in conjunction with Catalyst Global Media and Sony International Productions. Reflecting his interest in true stories, Henry wrote Born a King (2019), a $20 million historical drama set 1919 in Arabia and the UK. Directed by multiple Goya winner Agustí Villaronga, it stars Ed Skrein, Hermione Corfield, Kenneth Cranham, Laurence Fox, James Fleet, Celyn Jones and Abdullah Ali.
Current projects include a romantic comedy being directed by Oliver Parker, and several projects with Crispian Mills.