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  • The Writers Room

    Sitcom writers encounter some form of the following question with some regularity: “What’s it like to work in a sitcom writers room?”

FEATURED ARTICLES

  • The Writers Room

    Sitcom writers encounter some form of the following question with some regularity: “What’s it like to work in a sitcom writers room?”

  • The Emmy Awards

    The Prime-time Emmy Awards will take place on September 17th, but we don’t have to wait that long to learn what the nominations already tell us about the ever-changing TV landscape.

  • Adapt

    The best writers are able to not only create their own original pitches and scripts, but also adapt other material...

Crafting an Arc

By |Writing Tips|

TV pilot season 2018 is now behind us. The networks have made their choices regarding what shows on their schedules will be renewed, and which ones are headed to the chopping block. Let’s take a closer look at why some of these decisions were made.

TV Trends

By |The Biz, Time Sensitive|

TV pilot season 2018 is now behind us. The networks have made their choices regarding what shows on their schedules will be renewed, and which ones are headed to the chopping block. Let’s take a closer look at why some of these decisions were made.

Writing Tips

To Suffer

By |The Biz, Writing Tips|

As a development executive, and perhaps more so as one whose company is connected to talent management, I often get the question: What do you think I should write next?

Crafting an Arc

By |Writing Tips|

TV pilot season 2018 is now behind us. The networks have made their choices regarding what shows on their schedules will be renewed, and which ones are headed to the chopping block. Let’s take a closer look at why some of these decisions were made.

Goals!

By |Writing Tips|

So your protag, your main character, the one you've been "living with" for months (years?) has a goal, right? Riiiiiiight? If you’re scratching your head, you’re not alone.

Good to Read

By |The Biz, Writing Tips|

If you’re looking for a comprehensive guide to screenwriting, the first book I’d recommend would be Robert McKee’s “Story: Substance, Structure, Style, and the Principles of Screenwriting.”

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