Showrunners turn teachers at Banff

TV fest snares Ricky Gervais, David W. Zucker

The Banff World Television Festival has snared high-profile TV showrunners to give master classes and take part in other events at the fest, which runs June 13-16 in the Alberta town.

Showrunners include Ricky Gervais, David W. Zucker, James Manos Jr., Bill Prady, Bryan Elsley, Peter Murrieta and Vince Gilligan.

“We are proud to have such a stellar line-up at the conference to share their knowledge, experience and business insights,” said Banff executive director Peter Vamos.

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