Manchester Literature Festival: Talk with Danny Brocklehurst

If you’re an aspiring screenwriter then this is your chance to gain valuable insights into writing for television from Manchester’s very own Danny Brocklehurst. The BAFTA and International Emmy Award-winning screenwriter will talk with Anne Edyvean, Head of BBC Writersroom, about his journey from City Life critic to writer on shows including Clocking Off, Shameless, Exile, Accused, The Driver and Ordinary Lies. Danny will share his experiences in writing for television and offer advice on how to make it in this fiercely competitive field. This event is run in partnership with Manchester Literature Festival.

Date: Wednesday 14th October, 7pm

Venue: University of Salford, MediaCityUK

How to book: For tickets and more information, please visit –

*Please note this is a highly popular event and in the instance it is over-subscribed you may not get a seat in the main space where the Q&A will be taking place. However, it will be screened in the main foyer area of the venue, where there will be plenty of space for any overflow of audience*

Source: BBC Writersroom

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