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Hayley McKenzie

About Hayley McKenzie

Hayley McKenzie runs Script Angel working as a Development Consultant and Script Editor on feature films and television dramas in the UK and USA. Hayley's produced feature film script editing credits include ‘Papadopoulos & Sons’, ‘Chakara’ and ‘The Watcher Self’. Hayley was Development Executive at ITV Studios and script edited primetime UK shows ‘Casualty’ (BBC) and ‘Blue Murder’ (ITV). Join Script Angel on Facebook and follow Hayley on Twitter @scriptangel1.

Script Angel: Laying Solid Story Foundations

Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career. Follow Hayley on Twitter @scriptangel1. Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! Most screenwriters love writing scenes. We love making our characters come alive, interact with and...

Script Angel: Screenwriting Contests – Making The Cut

Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career. Follow her on Twitter @scriptangel1 Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! In my previous article I asked ‘are screenwriting contests worth it?’  My answer, with a...

Script Angel: Are Screenwriting Contests Worth It?

Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career. Follow her on Twitter @scriptangel1. Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! There are hundreds of screenwriting contests out there, but are they worth it? At the...

Script Angel: The Value of Discussing Your Script Notes

Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career. Follow her on Twitter @scriptangel1 Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! We know that script notes are a valuable part of the script development process and it can come...

Script Angel: Script Feedback

Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career. Follow her on Twitter @scriptangel1. Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! How do you make sure you’ve got a great script that is really worth shouting...

Script Angel: 11 Tips To Boost Your Creativity

Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career. Follow her on Twitter @scriptangel1. OK, I admit it, I cried at The Lego Movie with my kids last weekend. It might have been a little bit embarrassing at the time,...

Script Angel: How To Get From Story Idea To Polished Screenplay

Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career. Follow her on Twitter @scriptangel1. Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! So you’ve got an idea for a story. You’re pretty sure it’s not been done...