Well, not just me - Irving Berlin and Thom Southerland helped! It's called The Smallest Show On Earth and is based on the classic 1957 British Lion release. It's touring the UK from September and it's going to be awesome (just based on the music and the cast alone, although obviously the script is a… Continue reading I’ve Written A Musical!!!
A pleasure to address this years group of National Youth Film Academy students at their 2014 summer workshop last week to talk about screenwriting as a career (yes, it can be done!) and hear them pitch the wild, ambitious and imaginative ideas for the short films they have just two short weeks to make... ...and… Continue reading B-B-Back in the NYFA
This week I conducted a screenwriting masterclass (a.k.a 'bored some students') at the NYFA's annual two week boot camp! This is the third year I've done this and as before I came away hugely impressed with what a creative, thoughtful and enthusiastic bunch the students were. Also notice that I am now SO old, they've… Continue reading Me at the National Youth Film Academy
Mike Garley's brilliant anthology comic about the immediate effects of a zombie plague - Dead Roots - has reached issue three. And yes, I've got a story in there! It's called @Zombify and it's about the global onset of zombie-ism as seen through the eyes of a 16 year old social media geek from Norwich.… Continue reading Once, Twice, Three Times A Zombie
New Year, New Project! Another cutting-edge digital comic from the prodigiously industrious Mike Garley (this one created with top movie/TV scribe James Moran) has just been released. It's called VS Comics and it's not on the iTunes store yet (that's coming) but you can follow this link to buy the double size first issue at… Continue reading If You Plug It, They Will Come (The Return)
...as seen in Trader Joe supermarket in Santa Monica, CA.
Dead Roots, a brand new, four-part digital anthology comic about the initial hours of a zombie plague is now available on ITunes. I've contributed a couple of stories but don't let that put you off, there's some great stuff here and if you're a fan of Romero/Savini/Walking Dead/World War Z etc and fancy a fresh, new (and largely… Continue reading If You Plug It, They Will Come (by Night)