Ep 86 – Liz Alper

Apr 20, 2015 by

TV writer (and former writers’ and showrunner’s assistant) Liz Alper explains how she got her first job on a TV...

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Ep 85 – Ava Jamshidi

Apr 13, 2015 by

We talk to literary manager and producer  Ava Jamshidi about all things television – the value of fellowships, the staffing...

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Ep 84 – Adam Kolbrenner

Apr 6, 2015 by

We talk to literary manager, producer and Madhouse Entertainment co-founder Adam Kolbrenner about how he works with his clients to...

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Ep 83 – CeCe Pleasants

Mar 30, 2015 by

Comedy writer/producer CeCe Pleasants talks about getting her start as a comedy writer, the process of joke writing for late night...

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Ep 82 – Scott Carr

Mar 23, 2015 by

Literary manager and producer Scott Carr returns to the podcast to talk all things related to queries including the best time to...

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unSCRIPTED with Craig Doyle

Mar 17, 2015 by

unSCRIPTED #7 with Craig Doyle Undateable supervising producer Craig Doyle comes back on to talk about Undateable’s season premiere,...

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Ep 81 – Mike Dill

Mar 16, 2015 by

Literary manager Mike Dill talks about when a writer should seek new representation, the dress code for meetings, what happens when a...

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unSCRIPTED with Lee Jessup

Mar 11, 2015 by

unSCRIPTED #6 with Lee Jessup It’s TV fellowship season and top screenwriting coach Lee Jessup explains the difference between...

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Ep 80 – Jeff Portnoy

Mar 9, 2015 by

Literary manager Jeff Portnoy talks about common script problems he sees, gives advice for pitching, possible reasons for passing on...

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Ep 79 – Rob Edwards

Mar 2, 2015 by

Treasure Planet and The Princess and the Frog screenwriter, Rob Edwards talks about marketing an animated spec screenplay, gives tips...

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Ep 78 – Kailey Marsh

Feb 23, 2015 by

Literary manager and The Blood List founder, Kailey Marsh talks about where she finds new clients, producing as a manager, advice on...

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Ep 77 – Christopher Lock...

Feb 16, 2015 by

WME Story Editor and The Inside Pitch creator/host, Christopher Lockhart talks about the challenge of finding great material for...

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Ep 76 – Tawnya Bhattacha...

Feb 9, 2015 by

The Night Shift writer/co-producer, Tawnya Bhattacharya talks about writing with a partner in a writers’ room, how NBC’s...

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unSCRIPTED with Craig Doyle

Feb 5, 2015 by

unSCRIPTED #5 with Craig Doyle Undateable TV writer/producer Craig Doyle talks about the difference between a first and second season...

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Ep 75 – Lee Stobby

Feb 2, 2015 by

Literary manager/producer Lee Stobby talks about what managers do vs. agents, breaking a new client, common screenplay mistakes, what...

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unSCRIPTED with Corey Mandell

Oct 28, 2014 by

unSCRIPTED #4 with Corey Mandell In our pre-Halloween episode, sold screenwriter and screenwriting instructor Corey Mandell talks...

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unSCRIPTED with Matt Hawkins

Oct 28, 2014 by

unSCRIPTED #3 with Matt Hawkins Top Cow President/COO and comic book writer, Matt Hawkins (Think Tank, Tales of Honor, Wildfire)...

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unSCRIPTED with Cliff Dorfman

Oct 13, 2014 by

unSCRIPTED #2 with Cliff Dorfman In a special Columbus Day episode Cliff Dorfman (Warrior, Entourage) talks about his first-look deal...

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unSCRIPTED with Craig Doyle

Sep 29, 2014 by

unSCRIPTED #1 with Craig Doyle TV comedy writer/producer Craig Doyle joins the show to talk about comedy writers’ rooms vs. drama...

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Ep 74 – Mickey Fisher

Sep 22, 2014 by

Extant TV writer/Executive Producer and Creator, Mickey Fisher explains how his spec TV pilot went from a TrackingB contest finalist...

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Ep 73 – Paul Grellong

Sep 15, 2014 by

Scorpion TV writer and co-Executive Producer, Paul Grellong talks about his new series Scorpion (premiering Monday, September 22nd on...

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Ep 72 – Frankie Lindquis...

Sep 8, 2014 by

Literary manager/producer and Scooty Woop Entertainment co-founder, Frankie Lindquist explains how she met and joined forces with...

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Ep 71 – Ted Sullivan

Aug 25, 2014 by

Revenge writer/producer Ted Sullivan talks about preparing for showrunner meetings, what makes a great writers’ room, his...

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Ep 70 – Albert Kim

Aug 11, 2014 by

Sleepy Hollow writer and co-executive producer Albert Kim talks about his transition from print journalist to TV writer and producer,...

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Ep 69 – Patrick Ewald

Aug 4, 2014 by

Epic Pictures CEO Patrick Ewald talks about the international sales market and foreign film sales, what he likes to see in a pitch...

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Ep 68 – Craig Doyle

Jul 21, 2014 by

Undateable TV writer/producer, Craig Doyle talks about landing his first writing gig, the differences in writing for single...

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Ep 67 – Doug Griffin

Jul 14, 2014 by

The Story Company Director of Development, Doug Griffin talks about pitch meetings, the value (or problem) with attachments, what...

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Ep 66 – Donyea Rochlin

Jun 30, 2014 by

True Pictures Head of Development, Donyea Rochlin talks about the development process from an exec’s point-of-view,...

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Ep 65 – Cliff Dorfman

Jun 23, 2014 by

Entourage and Warrior screenwriter Cliff Dorfman talks about how to prepare a pitch, choosing the right representation, the...

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Ep 64 – Guy Goldstein

Jun 16, 2014 by

WriterDuet creator Guy Goldstein talks about his feature rich screenwriting software, touches on the future of WriterDuet, explains...

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