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Carole Kirschner – Director WGA Showrunner Training Program, Humanitas New Voices & CBS Writers Mentoring Program

Q:  Who is Carole Kirschner?
A:  Carole is the Director of the WGA Showrunner Training Program and the CBS Writers Mentoring Program.  She is also the author of Hollywood Game Plan an in-depth, how-to guide for aspiring Hollywood hopefuls and through her consulting firm, Park On the Lot, Carole teaches creative professionals how to navigate the field of show business.

Q:  What has Carole done?
A: In addition to her work with the WGA and CBS Diversity Institute, Carole spent nearly a decade working as a senior television executive for CBS, Amblin and Canal Plus.  Carole is also the Director of the Humanitas New Voices program and has lectured at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts and UCLA Extension.

Q:  Where can I find Carole?
A:  Follow Carole on Twitter and visit her at Park On the Lot.  You should also check out her book, Hollywood Game Plan (Rated 5/5 Google Books | 4.8 out of 5 stars on Amazon | 5 stars on


SCRIPTS & SCRIBES PODCAST #104 w/ Carole Kirschner

We talk to Carole about what shows would be good to spec for diversity programs, what the interview process is like, knowing what your personal logline is and much more.

20Q INTERVIEW with Carole Kirschner

Twenty things you (probably) didn’t know about WGA Showrunner Training Program & CBS Writers Mentoring Program Director, Carole Kirschner. 


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