We are delighted to announce a brilliant new opportunity! Merman is offering one day of shadowing in the writing room of a show currently in production. 

Merman is a production and entertainment company working across the US and UK.  Merman was founded in 2014 by award-winning duo Sharon Horgan and Clelia Mountford, and has won multiple accolades including three BAFTAs and multiple Emmy and RTS nominations. Shows include, Catastrophe for Channel 4/Amazon, Frank of Ireland for Channel 4/Amazon, This Way Up for Hulu/Channel 4, Divorce for HBO and Motherland for BBC2.

This will be a full day on Tuesday 5th July at the Merman offices in London with travel and expenses paid. Exact times to be confirmed.

To apply, please email us at comedy5050@comedy5050.com telling us a little about yourself and send us a writing sample of no more than ten pages by 6pm Monday 20th June.

The successful writer will be contacted by Tuesday 28th June.
Please note only the successful candidate will be contacted.

Huge thanks to Merman for offering this opportunity.