Scroll down to view photography from BAFTA Scotland & RCS present: The Screenwriter Sessions with the creator and writer of Line of Duty, Jed Mercurio.
Jed Mercurio is one of the few UK script-writers to work as an American-style showrunner. His most recent credit, Line of Duty, is the most watched BBC2 drama series in the multichannel era. His other credits include Lady Chatterley’s Lover, Critical, Strike Back, Bodies, The Grimleys Invasion: Earth and Cardiac Arrest. Line of Duty and Bodies are both winners of the Royal Television Society Award for Best Drama Series, and Mercurio has been nominated four times for a BAFTA Award, three times for a Writers’ Guild Award and three times for the RTS Award as Best Drama Writer.
This event was hosted by Sarah Brown and took place at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland on Friday 11 November 2016.
Photography: BAFTA/Carlo Paloni