Clearly some creative thinking is needed to get Final Draft onto Android

Opening of Relativity

Project I’ve written using Final Draft 7 on Windows.

Those of you who know me reasonably well, know that I like to write stuff. Like the short film script pictured above or the odd comic. And I don’t like using a basic word-processor when writing scripts for screen or comics, I like to use programmes such as Final Draft. I have a laptop PC and a tablet with a keyboard. Continue reading

Tips on scriptwriting and getting an agent – plus key mistakes a Games Master/DM can make in roleplaying games

We didn't just talk about nerdy things...

We didn’t just talk about nerdy things…

Around the 42 minutes mark, the latest episode of Nerds Assemble has scriptwriter James Henry answer various questions about writing and scriptwriting and other cool things you may want to know if you’re writing in the UK. There was insight into UK series length and how best to get represented by an agent. Here are some of the questions and answers. Continue reading

Ever had a scriptwriter as a games master/DM? I have

Dice, DICE!

Dice, DICE!

Next Monday on the Nerds Assemble podcast, we will have a guest joining us. This guest will be one James Henry, (if you click on the link, you’ll see that he’s written for a great many TV shows from Green Wing to Shaun the Sheep to Campus. He’s a great guy. Continue reading

Have been thinking more about music while writing a script

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At the moment, I’m in the early stages of drafting a script for a webseries about a scientist who learns too late to be careful what he wishes for. I’m also the director and it’s the first time I’ve been in this writer-director dual role.
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Finally getting into Breaking Bad

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It’s not like I have been completely unaware of Breaking Bad – I’ve known about it for quite some time. But no one, other than Netflix, is showing it in the UK. Last week I decided to take a chance on a sale price boxset of the first three seasons and having finished watching season one last night – I am so glad that I bought them.
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