Make it in drama

Maggie Brown hosts this masterclass about the skills needed to make it in drama. She is joined by Ruth Caleb, executive producer BBC, Jane Featherstone and Andrew Davies.

This is a recording of a masterclass from the BBC Academy’s TV Fast Train event held on 16 May 2012.

Maggie Brown hosts this masterclass about the skills needed to make it in drama. She is joined by Ruth Caleb, executive producer BBC, Jane Featherstone and Andrew Davies.

"If you care passionately about something, see a ‘No’ as a delayed ‘Yes’." – Ruth Caleb

What does it take to sustain a successful career in the TV industry? Hear from a panel of award winning and highly respected practitioners about how they have maintained their creativity and vision and continued to spot and create fantastic programmes that resonate with audiences year after year.