LUCY V HAY is a British script editor and author whose expertise is feature screenplays, especially Thriller and Drama. She has consulted on and/or read a variety of critically acclaimed and award winning projects, including the work of John Carpenter; Oliver Parker; Ron Bass; Olivia Hetreed and Callie Khouri.


Lucy has read for UK literary agents; screen agencies; private investment funding initiatives; and competitions as well as individual producers, directors and screenwriters, new to professional. In addition, previous “Bang2writers” have won or placed highly in contests and initiatives such as:


·      Final Draft’s Big Break Competition

·      The Black List

·      The BBC Writersroom script calls

·      Scriptapolooza

·      The British Short Screenplay Competition

·      The PAGE Awards (shorts and feature length)

·      The Bluecat Screenplay Competition

·      Julie Gray’s Just Effin Entertain Me

·      Individual options/signings with filmmakers & agents via Lucy


Lucy is also the owner of the popular writing craft and networking/career tips blog Bang2write (, which offers a multitude of free writing resources, downloads and a social media network reach of 20K+ via Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Pinterest et al.


Lucy will work with you to ensure that not only is the execution of your screenwriting craft flawless, your central concept is BOMBPROOF – after all, it’s that you will be pitching! Lucy has a particular interest in stories with female protagonists, as well as stories and/or representation of characters from more diverse backgrounds, including (but not limited to) those from the LGBT community and ethnic minorities.