British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 8

  1. BCG Pro Production Award open for entries

    • News
    • Production
    • 2nd February 2020

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    The first of the BCG Pro Talent Awards is now open for entries. The Production Award aims to recognise the work of producers, directors and other creators. The prize includes a placement with a top production company.

  2. The Secret Reviewer.

    The Secret Reviewer #11: Switching It Off

    • Article
    • 1st February 2020

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: Can being a critic ruin your life?

  3. Sitcom Geeks script challenge results

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 30th January 2020

    Sitcom Geeks podcasters James Cary and Dave Cohen have announced the longlist for the Sitcom Script Challenge run in conjunction with BCG Pro.

  4. BBC Comedy Script Window 2020

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 30th January 2020

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    This year's window to submit comedy scripts to BBC Writersroom is 23rd March to 20th April 2020.

  5. UKTV seeks scripted comedy commissioner

    • Article
    • Production
    • 24th January 2020

    UKTV is looking for its first commissioning editor for scripted comedy, as it seeks to order more original programming.

  6. Mark Iddon.

    Mark Iddon becomes UKTV commissioner

    • Article
    • 24th January 2020

    Producer Mark Iddon is to leave Avalon after more than a decade, becoming a commissioner at UKTV.

  7. UKTV logo. Copyright: UKTV.

    Original comedy leads UKTV's 2019

    • Article
    • 24th January 2020

    UKTV has reported original comedy commissions spearheading a year of growth in 2019, despite selling three of its channels.

  8. Morwenna Gordon.

    Morwenna Gordon moves to Expectation

    • Article
    • 23rd January 2020

    Sky comedy commissioning editor Morwenna Gordon is to join independent production company Expectation's scripted comedy department.

  9. My Comedy Career: Sarah Henley

    • Article
    • Production
    • 17th January 2020

    NextUp Comedy's Chief Operating Officer talks to us about the skills you need to succeed in the comedy industry.

  10. Writing Cunk On Britain

    • Video
    • Writing
    • 16th January 2020

    In this 25 minute video interview, Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris and Ben Caudell talk about how they got into writing and what it's like to script Cunk On Britain.