Script Room: Your Chance to Submit a Drama Script for Consideration by the BBC

The BBC is currently accepting submissions of unagented/unsolicited drama scripts for any platform (not just TV or radio). Below is an excerpt from their Writers Room site:

BBC Writersroom Script Room | Deadline: 24 September 2015 at 5pm
BBC Writersroom’s regular window for unsolicited scripts is open between 10am on 7th September and 5pm on 24th September 2015 for Drama scripts (TV, film, radio, stage or online).
**Please note this Script Room will close at 5pm on Thursday 24th September. No late submissions will be accepted.
** Submit your script to our E-Submissions system by following this link from 10am on Monday 7th September.
Read the FAQs for our E-Submissions system. If you have not submitted a script to us online before, you will have the opportunity to set up a new account when you come to submit your script.
**Please ensure you leave adequate time to complete the process**
Writers will be asked to submit:
*1 drama script of at least 30 minutes / pages in length for TV, Film, Radio, Stage or Online*
*A brief bio of your writing to date (up to 1 paragraph)
*If you are submitting an episode script for a series/serial, you may also attach a brief outline (1-3 pages) of further episodes and the series/serial as a whole. This should be attached as a separate PDF document to your script.
*Your script should be a saved as a single PDF document of no more than 10MB in size.
*If you are submitting a sample script for Children’s TV, Radio 4’s 15 Minute Dramas or Online, you are welcome to submit 2 x 15 min episodes as a single PDF document.

Source: BBC – Script Room 10 (Drama) – BBC Writersroom – Writers Room

This is a great opportunity for new and as yet undiscovered scriptwriters to have their work considered by the BBC. Note that the deadline is 24 September 2015, so you will need to move quickly to take advantage of this. Click through the link above for more information.

Good luck, and happy scriptwriting 🙂

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