Fire, fog, supernatural mystery, massive oil rigs, explosions, giant underwater anomalies and more Scottish stars than you can shake a stick at! When it comes to drama - The Rig went Big!
RTS Scotland and ScreenSkills invite you to join the writer and producers of one of Scotland’s boldest drama offerings for a virtual session taking you behind the scenes of the hit Prime Video UK Original series to study the making of this innovative drama.
Hear from writer David Macpherson as he outlines his process in crafting a twisting genre based mega mystery. Plus meet the producers who took a studio in Leith and turned it in to an explosive Oil Rig hundreds of miles off the coast of Scotland. Behind the scenes stories and videos will showcase the amazing craft of Scotland’s crews in realising the world while giving anyone with aspirations to work in TV drama an insight in to the inner workings of productions of this scale and ambition.
This unmissable discussion and Q & A hosted by Paul English includes
- David Macpherson | Creator
- Derek Wax | Executive Producer
- Suzanne Reid | Producer
- Stephen Coren | VFX Lead
- Rob Harris | Production Designer