INGER SCHARIS develops original drama and adaptations for film and television in Swedish and English. She is especially fond of the genres suspense, crime and drama.
As head writer, Inger has worked for every major broadcaster in Sweden – SVT, TV3, TV4 and Kanal 5 – with more than 90 hours of broadcasted TV drama. She contributes to the screenwriting process with creativity and knowledge, experience and curiosity, work ethic and good leadership. As script doctor, she has an excellent ability to analyze a script and make it even better.
Inger's passion for storytelling started at age four, and she sold her first short story at age 12. In the early 1990s, she began cinema studies, which earned her a Bachelor’s degree at Stockholm University. Parallel with her writing career, she also earned a Master’s degree in Science with a Major in Wildlife conservation. Her research is published in peer-reviewed scientific journals and on BBC Earth.
Inger is currently headwriter on the eighth season of the acclaimed crime series “Maria Wern”, as well as developing a feature film with funding from the Swedish Film Institute and Vestnorsk Filmsenter.
Maria Wern s. 8 - in development
Gåsmamman s. 4 - filmning
Enkelstöten s. 2 – post-production
Black Widows – 2017
Min Hemlighet – 2015
Mördaren ljuger inte ensam – 2014
Kung Liljekonvalje av dungen – 2014
Farliga Drömmar – 2014
Inte flera mord – 2014
Rosor, kyssar och döden – 2014
Tragedi på en lantkyrkogård – 2014
Oskyldigt Dömd – 2008
Kommissionen – 2005