Script Lab 2: Writing Children's TV with Catherine Williams

with Catherine Williams


Script Lab 2: Writing Children

In this three-hour lab with Catherine, you will get to grips with the commissioning process, delivery expectations and the overall business of the children’s TV market.

If you have small kids, you should almost certainly turn up to this lab with a gift for Catherine, as she will have written the shows your kids will have seen – and given you some much needed parenting headspace into the bargain… Teletubbies, Topsy and Tim, Waffle the Wonderdog, Bing… to name but a few.

Catherine knows this sector like no one else; if you want to write for it, this is unmissable.

Submission Requirements

Expect competition for the six slots to be high, so only submit when your work is the best that it can be. To be considered, you will need to submit the following:

  •  A treatment for your television project (between two-six pages).
  •  A supporting statement about you and the project, giving context.

Appearing in this session

Catherine Williams

Catherine Williams – Screenwriter

Credits include New Teletubbies, Topsy and Tim, Waffle the Wonder Dog, Chip and Potato

Catherine has over 15 years’ experience as series co-creator, writer, head writer and script editor on many BAFTA-winning children’s shows.
Catherine Williams

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