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MAKING A DRAMA OUT OF COMEDY

BBC Writersroom begin their open call for comedy drama scripts on Wednesday 9 November

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GET BACK TO BASICS

I always wanted to be John. But that was yesterday.

SITCOM GEEKS 194 ASHLEYS TO ASHLEYS

Welcome to part one of our interview with Ashley Pharaoh, co-creator of Life On Mars. In this episode we learn about how you can make the journey to comedy writing via soaps and long running series. https://www.comedy.co.uk/podcasts/sitcom_geeks/episode_194/

PEAK PRACTICE…

What a pleasure it was to talk to Daniel Peak, one of the most successful sitcom writers of the last two decades. Daniel has written dozens of mainstream audience sitcom episode for Not Going Out, In Like The Flynns and many others. His new show Code 404 is one of Sky’s most successful sitcoms so …

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EVERYONE LOVES BARRY

What can new writers learn from the life of Barry Cryer?