Mika Watkins is a British television producer and screenwriter. She is the creator of Origin and currently serves as the primary showrunner for the YouTube sci-fi series.


Mika Watkins was a Broadcast Hot Shot in 2016. She has several original developments with Sister Pictures, Company Pictures, Carnival, Leftbank and Kudos. 

Alongside her own projects, she has written an episode of Carnival Films’ Sky 1 series Stan Lee’s Lucky Man and an episode of Kudos’ BBC1 period drama Troy: Fall of a City. She has also recently been part of the writers room for NBC Universal’s Amazon series Hanna.

Mika is currently a show-runner for her first series, Origin on YouTube Premium.

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