• Tom Stocks

    May 11, 2018 Agents

    TOM STOCKS worked as an actor, writer, director, stage manager, producer and teacher before founding his company, Actor Awareness, which fights for equality, diversity, and working class talent in the arts.

    A proud northener born and raised in Bolton and Manchester, he trained in musical theatre and performing arts, receiving his degree from the International Film School in Wales.

    Having worked on various theatre projects, commercials and feature films, Tom joined Pen Works Media as an agent …

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  • Copywriting

    February 27, 2018 Services

    Our experienced copywriter Jody Medland is currently available for hire.

    View Jody’s Copywriting CV
    View Jody’s Copywriting Portfolio

    To discuss Jody’s availability, please contact him directly on the details below.

    Jody Medland | Mid-weight / Senior Copywriter
    Number: 0773 136 1264
    E-mail: jody@penworksmedia.co.uk

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  • Why we signed a project that deals with rape

    February 17, 2018 Blog

    In the middle of December, Jody Medland held a meeting with Elisa Iannacone on the understanding he would listen to details of her latest project. However, he prefaced the meeting by saying the small team here at PWM were so busy, it was unlikely we’d be able to help. The rest is history.

    PWM: So you walked into the first meeting confident you couldn’t sign another title?

    Jody: That’s right. I met up with Elisa because we’ve …

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  • Become a Sponsor

    February 12, 2018 Partners & Sponsors

    Pen Works Media fights to ensure equal opportunities are given to all creatives, regardless of their background. We work tirelessly to find and nurture talent with the desire to create original work that will challenge and alter people’s perceptions of the world. We reward hard work and push for change where it’s needed.

    In order to achieve this, we rely on sponsorships from our creative peers – but these aren’t merely handouts. What we do is …

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  • How I used art to overcome trauma

    February 7, 2018 Blog

    When you were sexually abused, you drifted into a period of isolation. To anyone that hasn’t experienced this, is it possible to explain what that’s like?

    It felt like being swallowed by an ocean of pain, in the middle of a storm, trying to get out without knowing the way up. I couldn’t explain it, I could only feel it and barely try to make it through the next minute. The world felt like a foreign …

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  • The Spiral of Containment: Rape’s Aftermath

    February 6, 2018 In Development

    Title
    The Spiral of Containment: Rape’s Aftermath

    Project Format
    A one-off 60 / 90-minute television program

    Genre
    Documentary / Special Interest

    Logline
    We’re all part of the same spectrum

    Short Description
    After cinematographer and photojournalist suffered sexual abuse at the hands of a family member, she responded by travelling the world and documenting other people’s stories of rape and how it affected their lives. When her photobook was published in 2018, Elisa revisited the other 24 survivors featured in the book to explore how …

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  • Shadow Empire

    February 3, 2018 In Development

    Title
    Shadow Empire

    Project Format
    Television Series

    Genre
    Drama / Mystery / Political Thriller

    Logline
    To run a country, you can’t be afraid to bend the rules

    Short Description
    The Shadow Empire is the group of Elites who secretly run the world, and when American spin-doctor Baz Stafford is ousted by his boss as a traitor, he is forced to slum it in cold, wet Britain on an important but undesirable assignment. Under the murderous eyes of those he betrayed, he must oversee the …

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  • Reuben Williams

    February 1, 2018 Actors

    REUBEN WILLIAMS is a gifted actor who has a natural strength performing comedy and drama, comfortably ranging from strong sympathetic types to darker, more sinister roles.

    His physical acting and quick wit combined with a sharp sense of humour endow him with exceptional improvisational skills. It’s this trait that allows Reuben to work as an event host, an MC, and also the Willy Wonka-style tourguide on his legendary fictional tours of London.

    Reuben’s voice is another real …

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  • Stephanie Houtman

    February 1, 2018 Actors

    STEPHANIE HOUTMAN’s talent is such that she was an official Spotlight Nominee in 2016, marking her as a talent to look out for.

    Having trained in TV, theatre and radio – and boasting a plathora of skills such as singing, songwriting, guitar, dance, and even pupeteering (landing her the role of Peppa on 2018’s Peppa Pig Tour) – Stephanie has become a multi-talented performer.

    A knack for delivering authentic dialects, ranging from West Country to Cockney, as …

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