‘Peep Show’ Co-Creator Sam Bain Has Screenwriting Tips for You


Sam Bain, co-creator of the UK series Peep Show and co-writer on the movie Four Lions, wrote a list of 10 screenwriting tips for The Guardian that’s worth a read for comedy writers and fans alike: “First Draft Guy can be as arrogant as Han Solo, but subsequent drafts need to be written with the humility of Yoda. Otherwise you’ll be just another shithead with a terrible script he thinks is great. And Lord knows we don’t need any more of those.”