30 April 2022 I’m delighted my feature thriller The Longest Road, (gay army officer’s journey towards integrity in1987 Belfast) has been confirmed as a finalist for Unsolicited Scripts recent Script Call. They will now be seeking to pitch to producers.
5 February 2022 I’m very happy that Nuala O’Sullivan has asked me to be a selector for Women Over Fifty Film Festival again (having loved doing it for 2021).
28 January 2022 I’m delighted that Film London have confirmed me as a member of their Creativity Squared mentorship and development programme.
15 December 2021 Today’s BFI Network Talent Mixer was a great opportunity to make valuable contacts with producers and writers.
15 November 2021 Today, I was shortlisted for BAFTA Rocliffe TV Drama Competition for ‘MY ENEMY’ episode 1.
30 September 2021 I’m delighted that the BFI shortlisted my project ‘TOTAL PAIN’ for their Early Development Fund.
28 May 2021 I’m very happy that Nuala O’Sullivan has confirmed me as a selector for Women Over Fifty Film Festival.
19 November 2020 It was great to make contacts at this year’s BFI Network Talent mixer, my second time of attending.
06 December 2019 I’m delighted to have competed my MA Screenwriting at London College of Communication. The strong focus on developing writing craft and industry awareness has laid a quake proof foundation.
21 November 2019 I completed judging at the London Short Film microfestival. A fantastic opportunity to review over 70 shorts, where I learn as much as I offer.
14 May 2019 The Ballad of Tony Gold is published today, as a 40 minute audio file and available for purchased download on the Docklands Productions website.
3 March 2019 London Short Film confirms me as a returning judge on their 2019 microfest panel.
10 February 2019 I’m honoured and delighted to attend this year’s EE British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall.
28 January 2019 I’ve been treated to a night off from hard study, with an invite to share an evening of conversation with BAFTA award winning star of stage and screen, Jonathan Price and BAFTA Academy Circle members.
20 November 2018 Tinopolis asked me to give an update on the support I’m receiving though the BAFTA Tinopolis Scholarship. (see link)
16 October 2018 BAFTA confirm renowned writer Tony Marchant as my mentor, as part of his support for their New Talent programme.
18 September 2018 An inspirational start to my year as a BAFTA Scholar, meeting a hero, when BAFTA welcomed Academy Circle patrons and supporters of The British Asian Trust to an evening of conversation with BAFTA-winning actor Sir Ben Kinglsey.
17 September 2018 I was offered a very warm welcome by the senior team of Tinopolis, at the inaugural reception for BAFTA Tinopolis Scholarship.
15 September 2018 London Short Film confirm me as a judge on their 2018 microfest panel.
11 September 2018 Today, I’m confirmed as a recipient of the prestigious BAFTA Tinopolis Scholarship 2018, to support undertaking the world-leading post graduate screenwriting course at the London College of Communication.
Read about my scholarship award here.