Portrait of Michael Frayn

Michael Frayn

Michael Frayn was born in London in 1933 and began his career as a journalist at the Guardian and the Observer. His novels include Towards the End of the MorningHeadlongSpies and his latest, Skios. His 17 plays range from Noises Off, recently chosen as one of the UK's three favourite plays, to Copenhagen, which won the 1998 Evening Standard Award for Best Play of the Year and the 2000 Tony Award for Best Play. His most recent publication is Matchbox Theatre, a collection of 30 dialogues and monologues.