Jack Thorne is an English screenwriter and playwright. He (in collaboration with J. K. Rowling) is the playwright of the two-part play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. He is known for writing contemporary plays and monologues such as Bunny, Mydidae, The Solid Life of Sugar Water, Let The Right One In, Hope, and Stacy, and has written for a number of television shows including Skins, Shameless, the This is England series, Glue, The Fades, Cast-offs, and Don't Take My Baby, among others.