A special event organised by the Writers' Guild to discuss the future of sitcom, with legendary sitcom writers Marks and Gran and BBC Radio Comedy Executive Julia McKenzie. Hosted by our very own sitcom geek James Cary.
Published: 8th June 2017. Length: 48 minutes. Size: 66mb
Photos by Em Fitzgerald.
This event was recorded on Monday 22nd May 2017.
Thanks to Writers' Guild of Great Britain
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