British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 3

  1. BCG Pro Talent Awards Writing 2020 winners

    • News
    • Writing
    • 5th October 2020

    Ralph Jones was the overall winner of the BCG Pro Talent Awards for Writing 2020.

  2. Katie Pritchard.

    My Comedy Career: Katie Pritchard

    • Article
    • 3rd October 2020

    Katie Pritchard does - deep breath - musical comedy, acting, music, singing, writing, improv, art, design, and more. She has some great thoughts on how collaboration helps make projects great.

  3. Online channel Pulped is building a writers' room

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 3rd October 2020

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    Pulped.com, a new online comedy channel, has teamed up with BCG Pro to find comedy/gag writers to join them in their writing room.

  4. Fleabag. Godmother (Olivia Colman). Copyright: Two Brothers Pictures.

    Screenshot competition launched for writer-performers

    • Article
    • 1st October 2020

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    Screenshot, a competition for comedy writer-performers has been launched. It's being co-run via Olivia Colman's production company South Of The River Pictures.

  5. The Secret Reviewer #19: Captain Plugwatch

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 1st October 2020

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: Tread carefully when a comedian plugs another comic.

  6. BBC Studio renews partnership with Fudge Park

    • News
    • Production
    • 30th September 2020

    BBC Studios has announced that it has renewed its partnership with Fudge Park Productions, the company founded by Inbetweeners creators Iain Morris and Damon Beesley.

  7. How to write for Radio 4 show The Skewer

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 29th September 2020

    Jon Holmes's extraordinary Radio 4 show The Skewer is back - and, as he explains in this interview, he's always on the lookout for new ideas and new writers. This feature included details on what they're looking for, and how to submit.

  8. Making comedy for a video game

    • Article
    • Production
    • 25th September 2020

    Comedy writer George Vere discusses scripting and starring in Not For Broadcast: The Telethon - his first venture into writing for a video game.

  9. DLT Entertainment invests in Mark Watson's Impatient Productions

    • News
    • Production
    • 24th September 2020

    Production company DLT Entertainment has invested in Impatient Productions, the independent company set up by Mark Watson and producer Lianne Coop.

  10. Joel Stern.

    My Comedy Career: Joel Stern

    • Article
    • 15th September 2020

    Actor and writer Joel Stern established himself in the comedy industry via a series of hit viral online comedy sketches. Here he talks about the ups and downs of financing web series, and keeping activities aligned and focused.