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Making it in LA and the common pitfalls to avoid… with Joey Tuccio

Joey Tuccio is coming to Ealing Studios all the way from Hollywood to help YOU create your career in LA. You can read more about the course HERE and get some great tips from Joey below… Roadmap Writers is one … MORE

Writer JK Murphy on her TC Journey… Californian Dreaming!

Flash back to the London Screenwriters’ Festival, 2016. During the festival’s closing presentation, I sat next to someone who said he was part of the Talent Campus. Newbie that I was, I had no idea what he was talking about. … MORE

Confessions of a Crime Writer and Talent Camper… Interview with Angela Clarke by Fiona Hunnisett

You’ve only got to meet The Sunday Times bestselling crime novelist Angela Clarke to know that she’s already a bit of a Wonder Woman. I chatted to her about her writing journey and what brought her to Talent Campus 5.0. … MORE

How One Talent Campus Writers Moved Into Direction by Vera Mark

Hey all, need to share some happy events with you. Last week, my DP/editor and I finished the rough cut of our little film Blue Widow, which I wrote, produced and directed. Home later that evening, I watched it on … MORE

The Writers Room… What was the experience like with Nicola Larder, co-creator of ‘Marcella’

By Mark Renshaw What do you do if you have one chance to impress Nicola Larder, the producer of several hit TV dramas and the co-creator of the massively successfully Marcella? What script sample do you send when you know … MORE

Lessons From Russell T Davies by Alexis Howell-Jones

On 7th May some writer chums and I via the lovely people at the London Screenwriters’ Festival scored tickets to be in the audience on The One Show to listen to Russell T Davies discuss his new show, Years And … MORE

What does it take for an Author to make it in 2019? Meet Lucy Van Smit

At LSF we are taught to channel our inner Wonder Woman. Lucy Van Smit not only channels it, she owns it full time. She doesn’t let obstacles get in her way either, choosing to find many routes round the mountain … MORE

My Life Post Talent Campus by screenwriter Jo Ragett

It’s been 9 weeks, 3 days, 10 hours and 44 minutes since my official Talent Campus journey ended. What a ride!! Nothing has changed in my life but EVERYTHING has changed! The most amazing thing that’s happened within those nine … MORE

Talent Campus: Mentoring… One view from a mentee turned coach

By Mark Walker Applications to Talent Campus 7.0 close soon… If you are still on the fence about applying, now is the time to throw caution to the wind and just get that application in – what have you got … MORE

What’s the next step you should take when you hit a plateau (or block) in your writing and career?

Success lies not in starting, but in completing and THEN moving past completion rapidly. Here’s how to do it… When we go on any creative journey, those first few steps, once we commit and take them, can be exciting and … MORE