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  1. Writer & Script Editor

    Keeping Faith - Writing and Script Editing the hit Drama

    Keeping Faith was first broadcast on BBC One Wales and S4C in spring 2018 and achieved record viewing figures for a non-network drama on BBC iPlayer. Now as it comes to the whole UK on BBC One we spoke to the drama's writer and script editor about its creation.

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  2. Writer and Script Reader

    Attention Writers: Studio Sitcom Needs YOU!

    Is the Studio Sitcom Dead? Definitely not, but we receive surprisingly few Studio Sitcom scripts in our open submission comedy window. Why aren’t people writing for studio? Why should people write for studio? And how the heck do you write for studio?

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    Announcing the Drama Room writers for 2018

    We're delighted to announce the 15 writers who will be joining the Drama Room writer development group for 2018. This six month scheme encourages and develops the best in new drama writing and gives the writers the opportunity to build strong connections with producers to help them gain BBC broa...

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  4. Script readers

    Story v Character v Dialogue - an update from our Drama Script Room Readers

    Our team of freelance readers has been beavering away on the second sift of scripts entered into our latest Drama Script Room window. It's not an easy task and sometimes the debate can get quite heated, as one of the team explains...

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  5. Script readers

    An update from our Script Readers

    Our team of script readers have been busy reading the 3845 scripts that were submitted in our last window for Drama script submissions. We asked the newest recruit to the team to give an update on progress so far.

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  6. Writer (and Doctor)

    Trust Me

    Dan Sefton on developing and writing BBC One's medical drama of deception and assumed identity and his dual career as doctor and writer. He also shares some great advice.

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  7. Script readers

    Drama Script Room: Feedback from the Readers

    In our latest open submission Script Room for Drama which closed in January we received nearly 4000 scripts. Our team of readers offer up some advice and feedback for those writers who were unsuccessful this time or anyone thinking of submitting a script next time.

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    The Drama Script Room Results

    We received nearly 4000 scripts in our open submission script room for drama which closed in January 2017. As we send out the results our reading team give an update on the process.

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    Comedy Script Room 2017: Dates announced

    Announcing the submission dates for our 2017 unsolicited script room for Comedy Scripts.

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  10. Script Editor, Consultant and Producer

    Three Steps to Script-Editing Success

    Script consultant, editor and producer Philip Shelley runs the annual Channel 4 Screenwriting Course. In his first blog for BBC Writersroom he shares his advice for anyone who is interested in the work of a Script-Editor or is interested to become one.

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