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
· 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 (www.bang2write.com), 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.