Lena Byrne

Script and Development Consultant

Lena Byrne has been collaborating with writers for over twenty-five years, helping their scripts and ideas to shine. After a decade script editing and training writers on RTÉ’s Fair City, she moved to script edit Roy (CBBC) before becoming the Head of Scripting in JAM Media. In that role, she was Supervising Script Producer on Becca’s Bunch (Nickelodeon) and Jessy and Nessy (Amazon) and led the writing team on Little Roy (CBeebies) and Zogcasts (CBBC). In 2020, Lena co-founded Sow You Entertainment where she was in-house Producer and Head of Development across their slate. She also volunteered in her former school Trinity Comprehensive Ballymun to create a teen drama in partnership with Fighting Words. Spring 2024 sees Lena embark on a solo venture launching her own Script and Development Consultancy.