BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Showcase: TV Comedy

Thursday, 29 September 2022 - 4:00pm
Online, Online
Zoom Webinar
An online showcase of three TV Comedy script extracts by emerging UK writing talent, performed by a cast, and with feedback from industry guests.

Writers:


Finding Chemo by Oscar Pye-Jeary & Lily Robert                                                                          

A carefree young couple are forced to get more serious than they intended when one is diagnosed with cancer a few months into their relationship.


King of Lynn by Seamus Hilley & Darren Ruddell                                                        

Young boxer Kelvin Winters carries the dreams of his small town on his shoulders as he fights for a better future.


The Big Three O by Sherice Griffiths

Shana has Borderline Personality Disorder and is having a quarter-life crisis. With everything in her life changing, can she find a way through the chaos? 

 

Confirmed Industry Guests: 

 

Kayleigh Llewellyn, Writer, In My Skin

Pete Thornton, Head of Scripted at UKTV


Actors: Rebecca Humphries, Daryl McCormack, Michael McElhatton, Julian Moore-Cooke, Nina Toussaint-White

 

Running time: Approx. 2 hours