The Clinic
The Clinic

The Clinic TV Series - Ireland

The Flying Doctors
The Flying Doctors

The Flying Doctors TV Series - Australia

Blood Brothers - Telemovie
Blood Brothers - Telemovie

Blood Brothers Telemovie


Recent Projects

  • The Bill (UK)
    The Bill (UK)

    The Bill is a police procedural television series that ran from October 1984 to August 2010. It

  • The Clinic (Ireland)
    The Clinic (Ireland)

    The Clinic was a multi award-winning Irish primetime television medical drama series produced by Parallel Film Productions

  • Blood Brothers (AUS)
    Blood Brothers (AUS)

    Blood Brothers, a telemovie based on the story of Jeffrey Gilham and the 1993 murders of his

  • Sea Patrol (AUS)
    Sea Patrol (AUS)

    Sea Patrol is an Australian television drama, set on board HMAS Hammersley, a fictional patrol boat of

  • In Production 2012
    In Production 2012

    With secured development funding from Screen Tasmania to develop a supernatural feature film, centered within the Tasmanian

Why Sweet Potato Films?

  • About Sweet Potato Films

    SPF is headed by Vicki Madden, a professional Story Producer, Show Runner, Story Consultant and Writer with over 20 years experience.   Through Sweet Potato Films, Vicki runs courses, provides coaching for emerging writers and offers Script and Story services to Industry Professionals. For writing students Vicki helps them craft their ideas from concept to completion.
    Established writers look to her for guidance; Producers & Directors bring her on board for her skills, which catapult their series or films into the markets, ratings and beyond...
  • Vicki has worked extensively both overseas and in Australia, with credits that include “The Bill”, Lynda La Plante’s “Trial and Retribution”, “The Clinic” , “Halifax fp”, “Water Rats” and many more.  Vicki also worked for two years for the Nine Network as a Script Executive to give her the skills to develop concepts that sell. Vicki is often asked to work as a Story Consultant and has developed concept documents for leading Producers in Australia.  She has also been brought onto television shows in order to re-boot them or re-structure them due to failing ratings.
    Vicki Madden is now offering her services to clients & students, and in turn you will receive in depth notes, instruction and guidance as to how your script can the best it can be. Vicki utilizes online classes as well as skype.
    Her course Into the Box is touring Australia in 2012, to all the major Australian cities, and some regional areas as well! Send Sweet Potato Films an email via our contact page to register your interest & secure a place for these writing events.


  • “Madden could quite justifiably these days claim to be one of the most experienced story producers in Australia.”

    The Examiner
  • “Vicki Madden is a writers’ script producer. With a canny sense of when to be firm and when to be flexible. We can’t recommend her highly enough nor wait for the next opportunity to work with her again.”

    Shayne Armstrong & SP Krause