James Moran

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  • Nuts & Bolts - in-depth posts on my writing process, tips and techniques, and how you can use them in your own work
  • Behind the Scenes - go behind the curtain into my work life, see snippets of early drafts, deleted scenes, even sneak peeks of upcoming stuff (shhh!)
  • Early news announcements - hear my news before anyone else
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About James Moran

Hello! I’m James Moran, writer, director, and filmmaker. I wrote the movies Severance, Cockneys Vs Zombies, Tower Block, and TV episodes of Doctor Who, Torchwood, Spooks (called MI-5 in the US), Primeval, Crusoe, Crossing Lines, The Sparticle Mystery, and Eve.

This is my Patreon about the process of writing, sharing advice, tips and techniques, including behind the scenes secrets, and all sorts of other exclusive content. Basically, I’ll bring you behind the curtain and talk about how I work. Think of it as an ongoing writing & filmmaking seminar, tailored to your comments & questions. Every month, there'll be a main post, which will either be a Nuts & Bolts writing process post, or a Behind the Scenes post, along with several Patron-only blogs. It will all be from the perspective of an actual, working writer, who has been in the industry since 2003, showing you how I break stories and get the words down on the page, day by day. All posts are unlocked at the $3 (or local equivalent) tier, with the patron-only blogs unlocked at the $1 tier.

Here's my writing showreel, with examples of some of the things I've worked on - beware, some exploding zombie heads and violence, if you're watching this at work, or with young kids, or with zombies, or if you work with kids and zombies:

Thank you for reading! I hope you'll come and join me on this journey.

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