Black Mirror producer to speak at university

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THE producer of the award-winning Netflix series Black Mirror is to speak at the University of Chichester about a career in film and television.

Laurie Borg will visit on December 8 for a talk on his most successful productions, including the hit BBC2 drama Peaky Blinders and 1995 film Sense and Sensibility.

Dr Adam Locks, programme coordinator for film and television studies, and media and communications, will be in conversation with Mr Borg before hosting a question session with the audience.

He said: ‘It is an enormous privilege to have Laurie speak at our university as he’s a highly respected figure in the industry.

‘This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone with interest in the film and television industry to hear the personal insights from one of its most successful producers.’

The event, which starts at 5:30pm, is free for the public, staff, and students but seats must be reserved in advance by emailing t.vine@chi.ac.uk.

It will be held in the Mitre Lecture Theatre on the Bishop Otter campus.