Daniel Seco – Literary Manager/Producer
Daniel Seco is a literary manager at Schemers Entertainment, a full service literary management and production company based in Los Angeles, where he represents writers & directors for film and television. A former sports journalist covering U.S. Soccer, MLB, and the NBA, Seco began his Hollywood career in 2013 at Resolution. He joined CAA in 2014 where he worked in the motion picture literary department before venturing into literary management on the feature side at Writ Large in 2015 as a coordinator/junior manager. A series of consulting jobs including a stop at Netflix in its Original Film department gave way to Seco teaming up with Gavin Dorman at Schemers Entertainment as a literary manager in 2018. Seco is a proud graduate of the University of Maryland and University of Florida as well as a cancer survivor.
Schemers Entertainment website: https://www.schemers-ent.com/
Twenty things you (probably) didn’t know about literary manager, Daniel Seco.
We talk to Daniel about why he loves representing writers, what characteristics a dream client has, why you probably shouldn’t cold call lit reps looking for representation, why writers should try to land a manager before an agent and much more.
We continue our conversation from podcast episode 144 with lit manager and producer, Daniel Seco of Schemers Entertainment on the S&S aftershow – unScripted.Find us here: