Joe Ainsworth

Screenwriter
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BAFTA winner Joe is a veteran of recurring drama, writing for some of the most popular series on TV. With twenty-five years experience and hundreds of episodes under his belt, Joe brings an inarguable wealth of expertise to the festival.

Joe’s extensive credit list includes: Brookside (150 episodes), And The Beat Goes On (8×60 min drama), Holby City (over 70 episodes). The Lakes II (4 episodes), Merseybeat (10 Episodes), Down To Earth (1 Episode), The Gil Mayo Mysteries (1 Episode) A&E (2 Episodes), El Cid (2 Episodes), Just Us (1 Episode).

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Joe Ainsworth is appearing at the following sessions:

(Coming Soon) Writing For Soaps with Joe Ainsworth

(Coming Soon) Writing For Soaps with Joe Ainsworth

Good world-building, character drama, pulpy deliciousness, and career advancement are all on tap as you break in. What’s it like in the room and how does a writer deliver for an audience who knows the characters better than their own families?