Speaker Profile: Evan Davis
Leading film industry script consultant and ex-journalist, available to speak on Careers in the Media
Evan is one of the leading film industry script consultants in the UK today, having worked for a range of established producers, funding bodies and Hollywood studios, including TalkbackThames, Mirage Enterprises (Anthony Minghella's co.), Working Title Films, BBC Films, Warner Bros., Paramount Pictures, See-Saw Films (producers of THE KING’S SPEECH), Universal Studios and Ridley Scott’s company, Scott Free. In addition, for 3 years Evan was in-house Script Consultant at Ealing Studios and began his career in journalism, writing for magazines like Dazed & Confused, Empire and Zoo.
Evan has spoken in over 40 schools in the last year, and has a strong working knowledge of all areas of the media, including radio, video games and New Media. He runs very PHSCE-friendly workshops and seminars which open students’ eyes to the broad range of careers available within the media world. Evan provides insight and techniques on how to enter this competitive industry and he uses state of the art material to illustrate this.
"The pupils found the workshop most interesting and it prompted a great deal of discussion, we would like to book you again for later in the year."
"Our students voted your Media Careers Workshop the best activity they’ve taken part in!” Eltham Green School, London
"The pupils were totally engaged and the session was pitched at just the right level. We hope you can come back again next year!” Alleyn’s School