Online + Frankfurt am Main | 14 – 22 October 2023

Daragh Carville

Daragh Carville is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter from the UK. He wrote and created THE BAY, the highly-rated british prime-time drama series for ITV. His character-driven writing is vivid and energetic with wide-ranging appeal.  

His extensive TV experience includes episodes of THE SMOKE (Kudos/Sky One), BEING HUMAN (BBC) and 6 DEGREES (BBC NI). Daragh Carville is also known as the author of the theater plays THIS OTHER CITY and LANGUAGE ROULETTE.

For B3, he will illuminate the development process of a TV drama series using THE BAY as an example in a Master Class.


Personal Info

  • Screenwriter
Field of Work
  • Speaker
  • Ireland

B3 Conference

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Master Class with Daragh Carville

Daragh Carville is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter and best known for hit series like THE BAY. In a Master Class, he shines a light on the process of developing a drama series for television using his successful crime drama The Bay as a case study. THE BAY has sold to over 130 territories worldwide since its debut in 2019 and is now going into its fourth series. In this Master Class, Daragh Carville will discuss the role of the writer in production, and will provide an overview of the industry in the UK and internationally from the point of view of a series creator, writer and executive producer.

Guests of B3

Maria Courtial
Producer Germany
Jo Baker
Writer United Kingdom
Sebastian Pfeifer
Artist Germany
Simone Wernet
Dramaturg Germany