Rachel finished her first spec script in 2016, and started writing for Casualty in 2018. Her first episode will air in October 2018, and she is currently writing her second; she was invited to join the Casualty storylining conference as one of five writers in June 2018.
She has projects in development with Mainstreet Pictures and Bandit TV, and is attached to a period drama at Scott Free.
Prior to screenwriting, Rachel worked all over the world in production and international development.
Rachel is represented by Jago Irwin at Independent Talent.
Rachel Paterson is appearing at the following sessions:
Exactly WHAT gets discussed, how and in what way during the infamous ‘meet and greet’ first meeting. The one after the pitch. This is a REAL chat and we get to snoop in on it.
Agents, pitching, how much WILL you get paid? How to hustle and run and take meetings, formal and informal… Pretty much EVERYTHING you need to know about transitioning into a jobbing screenwriter.