It’s one of the best British export stories of all time. Killing Eve, a global smash hit produced by a UK indie and co-produced with BBC America and AMC. It broke records on BBC iPlayer upon its release, with the boxset being requested 2.6 million times in 36 hours. In this masterclass, the team behind the award-winning show reveal the secret to adapting a risqué cult novella series into a mainstream hit – discussing the unique creation that is Villanelle; female violence on screen; and investment in tonally unique programming.

Session producer:
Emma Parkins
Executive producer & head of development, Alleycats Films