Erika Stark made her public debut as a storyteller when she was ten years old on a show for Swedish Television. Attending music school from the age of nine to 18 she developed what she enjoyed most, making shows and writing plays.
After college studies in literature, art and management Erika has spent her working life in the film industry, mainly as a script doctor and script editor. She has produced two critically acclaimed feature films that made it to the Venice and Tribeca film festivals and written a prize winning short together with director Levan Akin.
In 2016, she was a co-writer in the pod cast success Voices of the Dead with Sara B. Elfgren for Swedish Radio (SR). After that, she contributed to two more drama series for SR.
Erika has worked in different media and across a variety of genres. She has a deep interest in the human condition and loves to play on the darkly funny in it all.
2018 – Himmelsberg, script, thriller pod, Swedish Radio
2018 – The Tunnels (Tunnlarna), script developer, psychological thriller, Swedish Radio
2016 – Voices of the Dead (De dödas röster), episode writer, thriller pod, Swedish Radio
2008 – The Last Things (De sista sakerna), writer, with Levan Akin