Main content

Tagged with: drama

Posts (122)

  1. Killing Eve - Writing Series 2

    Emerald Fennell

    Writer and Executive Producer

    Killing Eve - Writing Series 2

    Hear from the Lead Writer and Executive Producer for series two of Killing Eve, Emerald Fennell,

    Read more

  2. Russell T Davies on his new BBC One drama 'Years and Years'

    Russell T Davies

    Writer, Producer, Showrunner

    Russell T Davies on his new BBC One drama 'Years and Years'

    Years and Years began on BBC One on Tuesday 14th May and on BBC iPlayer. The writer Russell T Davies explains why, despite the shows sometimes dark subject matter, that the real heart of it is about family and how as humans we're hard-wired to laugh, even in the darkest times.

    Read more

  3. Gentleman Jack

    Sally Wainwright

    Writer and Director

    Gentleman Jack

    Sally Wainwright is a 3 time winner of the BAFTA for Best Drama Writer (for Last Tango in Halifax and Happy Valley). Her new series Gentleman Jack, which she also directs, began on BBC One on Sunday 19th May. Sally explains the background to the series.

    Read more

  4. My Writing Life - by Neil Cross, the creator of BBC One's Luther

    Neil Cross

    Writer

    My Writing Life - by Neil Cross, the creator of BBC One's Luther

    Neil Cross is a novelist and screenwriter. To mark the launch of this year's National Writing Day (26th June) we asked him about his writing life and why it's so important for everyone to have a go at writing.

    Read more

  5. The Essentials of Scriptwriting

    BBC Writersroom

    .

    The Essentials of Scriptwriting

    Our submission window for Comedy scripts is open until 5pm on Monday 29th April. Watch a short animation to support your writing which covers elements including Developing Your Idea, Beginnings (and Endings), Dialogue, Characters and Scenes.

    Read more

  6. Trust Me - Writing Series 2

    Dan Sefton

    Writer (and Doctor)

    Trust Me - Writing Series 2

    Dan Sefton is the writer of Trust Me, which returns for a second series with a new storyline and cast. He explains the premise of the new series, why it may be that doctors make good screenwriters and why it feels like having an exam tomorrow, but for the rest of your life!

    Read more

  7. What happened on the TV Drama Writers' Programme?

    Sarah Page

    Writer

    What happened on the TV Drama Writers' Programme?

    Sarah Page took part in the 2018 TV Drama Writers' Programme with a placement to develop a first episode script of a potential BBC drama with Clerkenwell Films. She explains what happened.

    Read more

  8. The Victim

    Rob Williams

    Writer

    The Victim

    Rob Williams is the writer of BBC One's new drama The Victim which plays out over 4 consecutive nights from Monday 8th to Thursday 11th April. He explains why he wanted to tell this story and why it is so pertinent now.

    Read more

  9. 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.

    Read more

  10. Baptiste

    Harry & Jack Williams

    Writers & Executive Producers

    Baptiste

    Harry and Jack Williams explain the inspiration behind BBC One's new crime drama Baptiste, which brings back The Missing's Julien Baptiste in a new story set in Amsterdam.

    Read more