FULLY BOOKED Pitching Pilots: From Script to Screen (18:30 - 19:30)

Master the art of writing the perfect pitch for your pilot script with some of North East's leading TV producers.

Pitching Pilots



sunderland, The National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, SR6 0GL


Got a script? Want to create the perfect pitch? 

Join the RTS North East and the Border and special guests for this exclusive panel session exploring how to write the perfect pitch for your TV pilot.

Kim Tserkezie, managing and creative director, Scattered Pictures, will be joined by Dan Sefton and Simon Lupton.

Dan Sefton has a string of hit dramas, comedies and returning series, including Delicious (Sky), Good Karma Hospital (ITV), Porters (Dave), Trust Me (BBC) and many more.

Simon Lupton is former commissioning editor of BBC Comedy and Scripted content at UKTV and now has his own production company, Seven Seas Films, with Dan.

This event will be immediately followed by a networking drinks session hosted by the Royal Television Society North East and the Border. A separate ticket is required - click here to book.


Who is it for?

Early career professionals, practitioners and students.


Pitching Pilots
Dan Sefton Writer, TV drama and comedy
Pitching Pilots
Simon Lupton Executive producer, Seven Seas Films
Pitching Pilots
Kim Tserkezie Managing and creative director, Scattered Pictures


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