Sally Wainwright Awarded Screenwriting Fellowship

Sally Wainwright (Happy Valley) has been awarded the 2016 Wellcome Screenwriting Fellowship, in partnership with the BFI and Film4, which includes a bursary of £30,000 and unparalleled access to some of the most exciting scientific and humanities research in the world. The intention of the Fellowship is to give a screenwriter

BBC Orders Three More Series Of Call The Midwife

BBC One has announced that Call The Midwife has been commissioned for three more eight-part series and three Christmas specials which will take the nuns and midwives right into the mid-1960s by series nine. Call The Midwife has been one of Britain’s most popular drama series since it launched in 2012,

The BBC Unveils Bumper Festive Drama Line Up

The BBC has unveiled its Christmas line-up, which is sure to delight with a strong drama offering. Sally Wainwright's (Last Tango In Halifax) new one-off drama To Walk Invisible tells the story of the Brontë sisters and the obstacles they faced as they rose from obscurity to produce some of the

Last Tango In Halifax Now Filming Christmas Special

Filming has begun for a two-part Christmas special of Last Tango In Halifax, written by Sally Wainwright and directed by Juliet May. Set two years after Kate’s tragic death, the episodes will see Caroline (Sarah Lancashire) coming to terms with yet more changes in her life. With a new job at