Lisa McMullin

Screenwriter
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Lisa writes continuing drama series for television and also writes Big Finish audio dramas (Doctor Who, Torchwood, Time War).

She is currently developing a television series for Showtime with Jed Mercurio/Jimmy Mulville’s company, HTM. She also has several contemporary drama series in development and under option with HTM, Wall To Wall, and BBC Studios.

Lisa additionally writes for the theatre. Her first play, Siren Song, was produced at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre in 2013, and her second play, Rapture, was performed at the Barons Court Theatre before receiving a full run at the Etcetera Theatre in 2016. Her third play, Priceless was produced by Matchstick Theatre Company at The Pie Factory in 2018.

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Lisa McMullin is appearing at the following sessions:

EastEnders Script to Screen: One Writer’s Journey with Philip Lawrence

EastEnders Script to Screen: One Writer’s Journey with Philip Lawrence

Phil is blazing a trail into British television. His fist major gig was on EastEnders last year, and in this intimate and personal session, Phil will share his writing journey through pitch, first draft, rewrites and final shooting via selected scenes.

Script Lab 3: Writing For Soaps and Serial TV with Phil and Lisa

Script Lab 3: Writing For Soaps and Serial TV with Phil and Lisa

The smart writers know that the best way to learn to write under pressure, hone craft, create contacts and earn both credits and money is through the soaps and serial TV.

Writing for Unlimited Budgets and Creativity: Audio Drama

Writing for Unlimited Budgets and Creativity: Audio Drama

Big Finish creates official audio dramas such as Doctor Who and Sherlock, adding depth to these worlds in ways TV cannot. Discover how to write exciting, limitless audio stories – from sci-fi to horror or futuristic to historical, audio drama can be anything.