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Gub Neal

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‘LondonSWF offers a superb opportunity for writers of very different backgrounds and specialities to come together in a unique forum and exchange, and to learn and work together in honing their craft.’

Gub is an award-winning producer, formerly Head of Drama at Channel 4 and before that Controller of Drama at Granada. There he co-created Cracker and won an Emmy for Prime Suspect.

Highlights at Channel 4 include Young Person’s Guide To Becoming A Rockstar, Queer As Folk and the prestigious millennium show Longitude.

Prior to co-founding Artists Studio in 2009, he founded and ran Box TV where his productions included; Trust, Gunpowder Treason And Plot, No Direction Home, The Last Enemy, Wind In The Willows (both BBC/WGBH) and the Prix Italia winning Sunday.

Most recently Gub has produced all three seasons of the BBC’s critically acclaimed The Fall, written by Allan Cubitt and starring Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan.

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