Freedom Scripted

Scottish indie Freedom Scripted to adapt Lucy Holden memoir ‘Lucid’

Glasgow-based prodco Freedom Scripted has acquired the rights to turn Lucid, the memoir by author and journalist Lucy Holden, into a TV series. Holden is attached to adapt the autobiographical book herself, with the series following her life over the course of a decade, where she faces unstable living conditions and the struggles of modern love. […]

UK’s Channel 4 buys into Scottish indie Freedom Scripted

Embattled UK public broadcaster Channel 4 has invested in Glasgow-based independent production company Freedom Scripted via its Indie Growth Fund. The prodco, which was founded in 2018 by former BBC, STV and World Productions development producer Mike Ellen, focuses on contemporary drama. Its has projects in development include an adaptation of Sarah Moss’ novel Summerwater […]