Christian White is an Australian author and screenwriter. His debut novel, The Nowhere Child. won the 2017 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Best Unpublished Manuscript.
He co-created the television series Carnivores, currently in development with Matchbox Pictures and Heyday TV, and co-wrote Relic, a psychological horror feature film, supported through Screen Australia and Film Victoria.
Born and raised on the Mornington Peninsula, Christian had an eclectic range of jobs before he was able to write full time, including food-cart driver on a golf course and video editor for an adult film company.
He lives in Melbourne, with his wife, filmmaker Summer DeRoche. He has a passion for true crime podcasts, Stephen King and anything to do with Bigfoot. The Nowhere Child is his first book. He’s working on his second.
With David Astle, Michael Brissenden
With Susi Fox, Adam Ford