Mokopi Shale, writer of 'Mrs Right' will deliver a script development workshop using the film as case study. ‘Mrs Right Guy’ is one of the latest romantic comedies to hit South African cinema and has grossed over R1million in its first week at 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 storyliner 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- 16h00
Venue: KZNFC, 11th floor Training Room, 115 Musgrave Towers