SOUTH OF THE RIVER and SISTER announce the “SCREENSHOT” WRITER PERFORMER COMPETITION designed to seek out the next generation of comedy writer/performers for TV. Sky, BBC and Channel 4 to lead judging panel along with acclaimed writer/performers: Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Killing Eve, Fleabag), Lolly Adefope (Ghosts) and Rosie Jones (Live at the Apollo and Sex Education S3).
South of the River Pictures was set up in November 2019 by Oscar-winner Olivia Colman and screenwriter Ed Sinclair to produce striking and original scripted comedy and drama with an authored, indie sensibility. South of the River want to find unique and fresh narratives that have something to say about the world we live in and look forward both to working with established voices and to discovering and supporting under-represented and previously unheard voices.
South of the River’s first project will be Sinclair’s Landscapers, a four-part Sky/HBO true-crime drama, starring Colman and produced by SISTER in association with South of the River.
We are sorry, but we do not have the capacity to accept unsolicited submissions.