Little Brother’s Big Opportunity

12th October 2010 by Maura McHugh

BAFTA award-winning television and film production company Little Brother Productions is offering a talented new writer £1,000 to develop an original television drama idea of theirs through to treatment stage.

Little Brother Productions, largely known for its comedy and children’s productions (including Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids and The Revenge Files of Alistair Fury) is now developing its drama division. Currently working with some of the most exciting writers in the country, Little Brother Productions is committed tochampioning and supporting new writing talent. Little Brother’s Big Opportunity is an endeavour to discover further new writing talent, and to develop with them compelling, original drama for television.

To be eligible, writers must have had one piece of their work professionally produced or, at the very least, have had a professional reading of their work. Writers who have contributed episodes to UK television series or serials (e.g. a long running soap) are eligible to apply, but writers who have already had an original single, series or serial broadcast on UK television are not eligible to enter. No prior writing experience for television is required.

To apply, writers must submit their writing CV and the piece of their work of which they are most proud, that best demonstrates their talent, (this could be a stage play, a radio play or a screenplay) to:

Little Brother’s Big Opportunity
Little Brother Productions
155x Northcote Road
London, SW11 6QB

The deadline for submissions is December 31st 2010.

A winner will be announced in February 2011.

Please note that all applications must be sent by post and that, unless a stamped, addressed envelope is included, work will not be returned.

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