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Applications now open for the Writers Development Programme at Lime Pictures

Lime Pictures (Hollyoaks, The Evermoor Chronicles, Rocket’s Island, House of Anubis) produces world class, cutting edge content. From the very first steps in development through to full scale production, we deliver the very best in UK TV programming. With a stable of quality writers and exciting directing talent, Lime has gained a reputation as a first class production house. The company works with big talent to deliver distinctive, ground-breaking projects.

Lime Pictures has a nationwide reputation in identifying and supporting new talent across the production spectrum and in partnership with Creative Skillset and support via their High End Drama Levy fund, we are now looking to expand our drama slate and the diversity of writers we work with. We are looking for four new BAME writers with fresh, authentic stories to tell to be mentored under this scheme by our in-house drama development team and experienced industry writers: Joe Ainsworth and Maurice Bessman. The successful applicants will be invited to attend a two-day storylining workshop for a potential drama series and will be mentored on a one-to-one basis, across a two draft process of storylining their pitches to production level.
Interested applicants should apply by sending a cover letter, CV and a sample of their work in the form of either 5 pages of script or 5 pages of story on any chosen subject matter to gmullany@limepictures.com. The closing date for the scheme is Monday 7th March 2016.