Breaking into the TV Writers Room: From Breakaway Spec to Staff Job
At a Glance
ABOUT THE WEBINAR
The world of creative TV production is exploding and, of course, it contains a vibrant and very competitive job market for writers.
Exploring the staff writing, assistantship, new writer program opportunities in TV, this webinar will help you focus on specific ways to advance your career in TV writing.
Having a stellar spec script is essential. Targeting the right readers is also a necessity. In this webinar, accomplished writer and educator Tom Benedek will give practical guidance that will increase your potential to succeed.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:
- How successful TV writers have gotten started
- How to optimize the reach of your spec scripts
- How to make yourself a candidate for staff writing positions
- What showrunners are really looking for
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
- Writers seeking to enter the TV workplace
- Writers planning their next TV writing project
- Writers who want to work on marketing their talents
- Writers exploring TV employment opportunities
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Meet the Author: Tom Benedek
Tom Benedek wrote the screenplay for Cocoon, The Adventures of Pinocchio, and other films. In addition to teaching the craft of screenwriting, Tom has interviewed dozens of agents, managers, production execs, working screenwriters for his Network Hollywood class at ScreenWritingMasterClass.com. He has written screenplays for Robert Zemeckis, Lawerence Kasdan, Lili Fini Zanuck and Richard Zanuck, David Brown, Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese, Sydney Pollack, Richard Rush, Harold Ramis, Lauren Schuler Donner and Richard Donner, Ray Stark, and many more.
He is a member of the Writers’ Guild of America, West and the Writers’ Branch of the Academy of Moti...