Born in London, O’neil Sharma is a graduate of Economics and holds a Masters in Investment Management. He began his career as an Investment Banker but soon decided to follow his true passion for filmmaking. He was awarded a scholarship to attend the London Film Academy.

His first feature film Fotoautomat Man (2020), premiered at the Tokyo Lift-Off Festival. His screenplay The Big B is being developed to be optioned in 2022.

Other work includes Get Lucky (co-written with Ziska Riemann) 2019 and Endless (Thunder Road and Film House) 2020. Currently, he is commissioned by Life and Soul Pictures to write a new screenplay Rites of Passage – The true story about how cricket helps refugees integrate into German society. Shooting in 2023.

O’neil also works as an assistant director. Past productions include Valkyrie (Bryan Singer), The Last Station (Michael Hoffman), Inglourious Basterds (Quentin Tarantino), The Ghost (Roman Polanski), Drei (Tom Tykwer) and as directors assistant on Unknown (Jaume Collet-Serra), Hansel and Gretel (Tommy Wirkola) and Berlin Station (Paramount/Epix).

His latest novel is THE GOOD LIFE. It follows the success of his first novel, THE WHITE HOUSE.

Find out more about his books on PUBLISHED WORKS.

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Reviewed by Melanie USA – February 25, 2021

Reviewed by APS USA –  October 24, 2018