This video was filmed at the 2019 ScreenCraft Summit in Atlanta.
John is Managing Director of Angel Station where he works as a drama producer, consultant and lecturer on all forms of storytelling. A former MD of Company Pictures where he Exec Produced WOLF HALL, he’s worked as both Head of Channel Four Drama and Controller of BBC Drama Production. As a commissioning Editor/Executive Producer, he championed huge British hits such as LIFE ON MARS, THE STREET, SHAMELESS and BODIES and in 2005 he created the BBC Writers Academy, a year-long in-depth training scheme which has produced a generation of successful television writers. John is also the author of INTO THE WOODS – the best-selling screenwriting book in the UK for the last six years, about how and why we tell stories.