How to Make your Soap Debut
Karl Neilson will be drawing on his experience on EastEnders, Coronation Street and Holby City to discuss the world of acting in soaps, and how to make an impact with a small soap role to secure a long running career.
Karl started directing EastEnders in 2001 and has now directed over 180 episodes, winning a BAFTA in 2013 and soap awards in 2015 and 2018. His most recent episodes were the ‘Autumn Launch’ Vic siege which saw the end of Hunter. Karl has worked on most continuing dramas and is currently directing Coronation Street before moving to Holby City.