Jacob Marcet nominated for FOX-NYTVF Comedy Script Contest
Recent UEA graduate Jacob Marcet has been named as one of the finalists in this year’s FOX TV-New York Television Festival Comedy Script Contest. Originally from the US, Jacob completed his MA in Creative Writing (Scriptwriting) at UEA in 2009. His nominated script, ‘Summer Break’, is one of twenty-five in the running for a $25,000 cash prize and a development deal with the Fox Broadcasting Company. In the meantime his nomination entitles him to a three-month development deal and the possibility of his script being optioned whether or not he receives the prize, which will be announced on 24th September.