Blog posts by year and month November 2017

Posts (4)

  1. 1Xtra Live Monologues

    The 1Xtra Live monologues were an exciting new project inspired by the artists and music from BBC Radio 1Xtra Live in Manchester in November 2017. We put a callout for Manchester-based writers on our website, workshopped and filmed the successful scripts to publish on social media.

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  2. Writing Motherland

    Motherland is a new comedy from the minds of Sharon Horgan, Holly Walsh, Graham Linehan and Helen Linehan. After a successful pilot episode which went out on BBC Two last year a full 6-episode series has just launched on BBC Two and BBC iPlayer. We spoke to Holly Walsh...

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  3. The Boy with the Topknot

    The BBC Two adaptation of Sathnam Sanghera's family memoir The Boy with the Topknot is broadcast on BBC Two on Monday 13th November 2017. We spoke to both Sathnam and the screenwriter Mick Ford about adapting the rites-of-passage story of family, love, life, career and mental illness.

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  4. Children's Digital Residential

    Raisah Ahmed is a screenwriter and director who came on our recent residential by the shores of Loch Long to develop ideas for the BBC's updated 'Stay Safe' project - which promotes online safety for kid's in a digital world.

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