Sarah Drew

Screenwriter
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Sarah is a scriptwriter and producer. She has an MA in Scriptwriting from Aberystwyth University.  

Her feature script Across The Line about members of a motorsport team sent to fight in WW1 was optioned in 2017. She co-produced the feature Justine (starring Tallulah Haddon and Steve Oram), which is set for release in 2020.

She is currently developing a TV series entitled SW19, which focuses on the extraordinary true story of the woman who ran Wimbledon between the 1920s and 1940s.

Find out more on Sarah’s website: www.sarahdrewwriter.wordpress.com

 

More information

Sarah Drew is appearing at the following sessions:

Beneath the Tunic: Writing and Making the BBC Historical Epic Poldark

Beneath the Tunic: Writing and Making the BBC Historical Epic Poldark

At its peak, with its perfect blend of action, adventure and romance, Poldark boasted TWICE the audience of Game of Thrones in Britain. Meet the team to find out how it was written and why audiences kept coming back, season after season.

Peaky Blinders Script to Screen

Peaky Blinders Script to Screen

With season six currently in production, Peaky Blinders manages to fuse urban fact with myth to deliver a show crammed with fascinating, compelling and dynamic characters and plot twists and turns that have us all yelling at the screen. Join the show’s director, Anthony Byrne, as he talks us through an episode.