Juliet Gilkes Romero is a Playwright and Journalist. She has reported for the BBC from countries including Ethiopia, Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
Her most recent work is for the TV series SOON GONE: A WINDRUSH CHRONICLE (BBC4) co-produced by Sir Lenny Henry’s production company Douglas Road, the Young Vic theatre and BBC Arts. Juliet is also writing a pilot for a Limited TV Mini-Series, currently in development.
Juliet’s next stage play THE WHIP will open at the Royal Shakespeare Company on the Swan stage as part of the RSC’s winter season.
She is also under commission at the Stephen Joseph Theatre. Juliet was recently the RSC-Birmingham University Creative Fellow.
In October 2019, Juliet became a Trustee of the Film & Television Charity.