Ted Wilkes

Screenwriter, Educator

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Ted Wilkes is a writer and lecturer from London. Currently, he teaches Screenwriting and Digital Media at Regent’s University, London. You can find some of his lectures available as video essays on his YouTube channel Sight Unsound. His own work has been showcased at film festivals around the world and he is currently developing a TV series with producer Nick Agha.

Ted and Phil Hughes (also speaking at LSF 2020) are currently in the process of writing their first joint book outlining their unique take on the process of structuring a story. The Beginning, The Middle & The End will be available soon where all good books are stocked.

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Ted Wilkes is appearing at the following sessions:

2:00pm Every Payoff Needs a Setup

2:00pm Every Payoff Needs a Setup

If you have a problem with your end, you really have a problem with the beginning. Every payoff needs a setup. The more satisfying the payoff, and we all love a good ending, the more work the writers have done in the first thirty pages of the script.

3:00pm Script Chat, Pay Off Style with Phil Hughes & Ted Wilkes

3:00pm Script Chat, Pay Off Style with Phil Hughes & Ted Wilkes

Directly after their session “Every Payoff needs A Setup,” Phil & Ted will be in Zoom to take your questions. Find the link via all the usual outlets, and have your questions ready!