Niall Leonard grew up in Newry, Northern Ireland. He attended the University of York to study English, and from there went on to The UK National Film and Television School where he trained as a screenwriter and director.
After graduating from the NFTS in 1986 Niall’s worked as director on ITV’s long-running cop show The Bill while pursuing his own projects, such as the one-off black comedy Rotten Apples and Over The Wild Frontier, a six-part comedy drama set on the Irish border, both for Channel Four.
Books in order of publication (In English):
Crusher (Crusher # 1) – 2012
Incinerator (Crusher # 2) – 2014
Shredder (Crusher # 3) – 2014
M, King’s Bodyguard – 2021