Screen Ireland have announced that applications are now open for the TV comedy round of Spotlight.
Spotlight is Screen Ireland’s flagship screenwriting talent scheme aimed at discovering and developing fresh and exciting new voices.
Applications are encouraged from aspiring comedy writers with a demonstrable background and/or interest in comedy (stand-up, radio, short film, literature, and digital content) and a strong idea to develop as a TV pilot. The scheme is intended as an opportunity for new writers to develop a project with guidance and mentorship from leading industry figures at the start of their writing careers.
The deadline for submissions to Spotlight 2022: TV Comedy is 1pm on Monday, 10th of January, 2022.
Full details here.
Pleae note the deadline for this round of Spotlight has been extended to 24th January 2022.
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