Skins writer Bryan Elsley will be speaking at two public events while he is in Australia later this month, in Byron Bay on December 17 and in Sydney on Monday December 21 at Screen Australia.
He is also here to mentor six emerging screenwriters in a Script Lab workshop for the online drama Deadlock, through Every Cloud Productions.
Every Cloud received almost 200 applications for the workshop and has chosen :
Billie Pleffer from Melbourne,
Michelle Law from Brisbane,
Lucy Campbell from Adelaide,
Seaton Kay-Smith from Sydney,
Shane Salvador from Tamworth
Tim Logan from Hobart.
Deadlock is an original concept by Deb Cox, developed for Every Cloud Productions with Fiona Eagger, with multi-platform writer Mike Jones, local Indigenous writer Jon Bell and YouTube stars Danny and Michael Philippou, creators of the Racka Racka channel.