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Paul Ashton Paul Ashton , Blog posts in total 84

  1. The development process

    Monday 26 March 2007, 10:26

    I was wondering if you have had any of those scripts come to you yet for 2007 and what precisely is writersroom role in the development process since you are a rarity in the industry for accepting unsolicited manuscripts. Do you ever feel a bit bogged down by the very amount of scripts you receive?


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  2. What the writersroom blogs are for

    Friday 23 March 2007, 09:06

    I hope to one day start writing in this blog. I would like to start writing scripts.

    An interesting thought and suggestion. For now, however, script submissions still have to come via the usual, hard-copy route!

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  3. 'Wow' scripts

    Thursday 22 March 2007, 17:05

    As an American writer who follows and has recently submitted a work to writersroom, I certainly find the patient waiting and sheer size of the industry particularly daunting, if not outright intimidating. I was curious as to how often, as the Development Manager, you come across a script that one of...

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  4. Welcome to the writersroom blogs

    Thursday 22 March 2007, 12:53

    Hello and welcome to our shiny new blogs. This is a slightly belated welcome as our other bloggers have already started posting - but better late than never. Kate Wincup has been blogging about her residency at BBC Comedy North for a little while, Richard Hurst has just joined her and there will be more...

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