Warner Bros. Creative Talent was set up in 2013 to develop diverse, emerging talent from all backgrounds, identifying and incubating a pipeline for the UK and Ireland’s screen industries.
Warner Bros. Creative Talent is a multi-award winning programme that develops diverse, emerging talent from all backgrounds. Established in 2013, it identifies and incubates a pipeline for the UK and Ireland’s creative industries, in film, TV, games and theatre. With scholarships, apprenticeships, work and training placements, mentoring and masterclasses, Warner Bros. Creative Talent participants and alumni gain invaluable industry insight and experience and form a network of peers, creative collaborators and mentors.
Annually, the nationwide investment encompasses higher education scholarships at six universities, including the Prince William Scholarships in film, games and television; apprenticeships; trainee positions on Warner Bros. film productions in the UK and training course places. The programme spans Warner Bros.’ UK film, TV, games and theatre operations including Warner Bros. Studio Leavesden, WBTVPUK, leading video games companies Rocksteady Studios and TT Games and Soho post-production house, De Lane Lea.
To date, over 300 new talent have been supported by Warner Bros. Creative Talent, most of whom now work in the industry. Warner Bros. Creative Talent alumni have garnered over 50 awards and nominations so far, including BAFTA Scotland Best Short Film nominee and BFI Vision Award, and worked on over 150 productions.