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  1. Adapting The Pursuit of Love for BBC One

    Emily Mortimer

    Screenwriter, Director and Actor

    Adapting The Pursuit of Love for BBC One

    Emily Mortimer is the screenwriter and director of The Pursuit Of Love, and also plays The Bolter. The Pursuit Of Love is a romantic comedy-drama about love and friendship adapted from the novel by Nancy Mitford.

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  2. Writer Tony Schumacher introduces The Responder, his new drama for BBC One

    BBC Writersroom North

    Writer Tony Schumacher introduces The Responder, his new drama for BBC One

    Tony Schumacher was part of our Northern Voices writer development group. The Responder started shooting today in Liverpool and stars Martin Freeman.

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  3. The Serpent

    Richard Warlow

    Writer

    The Serpent

    Writer Richard Warlow introduces The Serpent, the remarkable story of how one of the world’s most wanted men: thief, frandster and serial killer, Charles Sobhraj was brought to justice. Shot across East and South-East Asia and set during the era of the 1970s 'Hippie Trail'.

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  4. Adapting Black Narcissus for BBC One

    Amanda Coe

    Novelist and Screenwriter

    Adapting Black Narcissus for BBC One

    Coming to BBC One this Christmas is a brand new adaptation by BAFTA Award-winning Amanda Coe (Apple Tree Yard, The Trial of Christine Keeler) of Rumer Godden's iconic 1939 tale of sexual repression and forbidden love. Amanda introduces the drama on our blog.

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  5. Writing my first episode of Doctors via the BBC Writersroom's Writers' Access Group

    David Proud

    Writer and Actor

    Writing my first episode of Doctors via the BBC Writersroom's Writers' Access Group

    David Proud was part of BBC Writersroom's First Writers' Access Group for disabled writers. David explains how the opportunity to write his first episode of Doctors arose from being part of the group and what the process involved.

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  6. Us on BBC One - An Introduction by David Nicholls, Author and Screenwriter

    David Nicholls

    Writer

    Us on BBC One - An Introduction by David Nicholls, Author and Screenwriter

    David Nicholls is well-known for novels including Starter for Ten and One Day. He is also a screenwriter with credits including the adaptation of Patrick Melrose. He has adapted his own novel, Us, for BBC One which begins on Sunday 20th September 2020.

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  7. Lethal White: Adapting the latest Cormoran Strike novel into a new four-part thriller for BBC One

    Tom Edge

    Writer

    Lethal White: Adapting the latest Cormoran Strike novel into a new four-part thriller for BBC One

    The Cormoran Strike novels are written by J K Rowling under the pen-name Robert Galbraith. Screenwriter Tom Edge explains how he approached adapting the fourth novel, Lethal White, this time over four hours of screen time and how collaboration is key.

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  8. A Suitable Boy: An interview with the writer Vikram Seth

    Vikram Seth

    Writer

    A Suitable Boy: An interview with the writer Vikram Seth

    Vikram Seth's vast panorama of post-independence, post-separation India in the 1950s comes to BBC One from 26th July in an adaptation scripted by Andrew Davies. Vikram explains the story's origin, introduces its main themes and some of the key protagonists.

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  9. Casualty - Writing Jade's Story

    Charlie Swinbourne & Sophie Woolley

    Writers

    Casualty - Writing Jade's Story

    Charlie Swinbourne and Sophie Woolley were both part of our first Writers' Access Group. They have co-written this Saturday's episode of Casualty in which the show's first deaf character, Jade Lovall, meets her birth mother for the first time and finds out why her mother had to give her up.

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  10. How we made The Salisbury Poisonings

    Declan Lawn

    Writer & Executive Producer

    How we made The Salisbury Poisonings

    In March 2018 Salisbury became the site of an unprecedented national emergency. This three-part dramatisation focuses on the extraordinary heroism shown by the local community. Find out more in this blog by one of the show's writers.

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