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  1. Writing MotherFatherSon - An interview with Tom Rob Smith

    Tom Rob Smith

    Writer

    Writing MotherFatherSon - An interview with Tom Rob Smith

    Tom Rob Smith is a novelist and the award-winning screenwriter of London Spy and The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story. His new drama MotherFatherSon starring Richard Gere comes to BBC Two from Wednesday 6th March 2019.

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  2. Black Earth Rising - Using Animation Where Words Fail

    Hugo Blick & Steven Small

    Writer/Director & Animator

    Black Earth Rising - Using Animation Where Words Fail

    We spoke to writer/director Hugo Blick and animator Steve Small about the use of animated sequences in new drama Black Earth Rising. They describe why and how animation was used to relate sequences of intense trauma.

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  3. Trust

    Alice Nutter

    Writer

    Trust

    Alice Nutter is one of the writers of the new BBC Two drama Trust which tells the story of the Gettys, one of America's richest families. Alice started out in the band Chumbawamba and began her writing career via a scheme at West Yorkshire Playhouse, part-funded by BBC Writersroom.

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  4. Black Earth Rising

    Hugo Blick

    Writer, Director, Producer

    Black Earth Rising

    Black Earth Rising is a new BBC Two international thriller about the prosecution of international war crimes and the West’s relationship with contemporary Africa written, directed and produced by Bafta-winner Hugo Blick (The Honourable Woman, The Shadow Line).

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  5. The Boy with the Topknot

    Sathnam Sanghera & Mick Ford

    Journalist/Author & Screenwriter/Actor

    The Boy with the Topknot

    The BBC Two adaptation of Sathnam Sanghera's family memoir The Boy with the Topknot is repeated on BBC Two on Saturday 18th August 2018. We spoke to both Sathnam and the screenwriter Mick Ford ahead of the original broadcast about adapting the rites-of-passage story of family, love, life, career...

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  6. A Quick Chat With Tom Rob Smith, the screenwriter of The Assassination of Gianni Versace - American Crime Story

    Tom Rob Smith

    Writer

    A Quick Chat With Tom Rob Smith, the screenwriter of The Assassination of Gianni Versace - American Crime Story

    The Assassination of Gianni Versace is the second season in the American Crime Story strand which began with The People v. O. J. Simpson. We caught up with Tom Rob Smith to ask about the show and his work as a screenwriter and novelist in the UK and USA.

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  7. Collateral - an introduction by writer David Hare

    David Hare

    Writer

    Collateral - an introduction by writer David Hare

    Collateral is acclaimed playwright David Hare's first original series for television. The thriller stars Carey Mulligan, John Simm, Nicola Walker and Billie Piper. Set over the course of four days, the four-part drama explores the spiraling repercussions surrounding the fatal shooting of a pizza...

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  8. Writing Feud: Bette and Joan

    Michael Zam & Jaffe Cohen

    Writers

    Writing Feud: Bette and Joan

    Feud: Bette and Joan tells the story of the rivalry between Hollywood legends Bette Davis and Joan Crawford and the making of the film 'Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?" Now nominated for 4 Golden Globe Awards, we spoke to the show's writers ahead of its UK debut on BBC Two.

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  9. A Q&A with Jeremy Brock (Diana and I, Casualty, Mrs Brown, The Last King of Scotland...)

    Jeremy Brock

    Writer

    A Q&A with Jeremy Brock (Diana and I, Casualty, Mrs Brown, The Last King of Scotland...)

    Jeremy Brock was one of the creators of the BBC's long-running medical drama Casualty and has gone on to write films including The Last King of Scotland and Mrs Brown. His latest drama Diana and I is based on the events surrounding Diana Princess of Wales death twenty years ago and how it affec...

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  10. Man in an Orange Shirt - Patrick Gale on his screenwriting debut for the BBC and his writing career

    Patrick Gale

    Writer

    Man in an Orange Shirt - Patrick Gale on his screenwriting debut for the BBC and his writing career

    Patrick Gale's novels include Notes from an Exhibition and A Place Called Winter. His screenwriting debut is broadcast on BBC Two as part of the Gay Britannia season which marks 50 years since the Sexual Offences Act.

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