The KZN Film Commission will present a script development workshop with the team of the newly released feature film Mrs Right Guy. Mokopi Shale, writer of Mrs Right Guy will deliver the workshop using the film as case study. Mrs Right Guy is one of the latest romantic comedies to hit the South African cinema and has grossed over R1 million in its first week at the box office.
Mokopi has worked as a commissioning editor in the drama unit of the SABC’s Content Enterprises, and was later promoted to head of story. She was responsible for managing such projects as Entabeni and Ubizo as a commissioning editor. During this time she also wrote and published three popular fiction romance novels for Sapphire Press. Mokopi also worked for a period of a year and half as a story-liner on South Africa’s most watched soap opera Generations, from 2010 to 2012. She currently works as a freelance writer and script editor, and runs her own production company, Fuze Films.
Date: 23 June 2016
Time: 09h00 to 16h00
Venue: KZNFC, 11th floor Training Room, 115 Musgrave Towers
For more information visit the KZNFC website.