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This is the Official Page for the brand new, "Hilliard Guess' SCREENWRITER'S RANT ROOM!" Â We have changed networks. Â So expect a kickass new format, an all new network, with all new episodes! I am Hilliard Guess, an award-winning WGA writer-director-producer-instructor. I'll here to give' you hella GAME in this unfiltered, hilarious podcast series that always keeps it 100! Remember, if the show doesn't say Hilliard Guess' in front of it... you're listening to the OLD show... on the OLD network!

This is the Official Page for the brand new, "Hilliard Guess' SCREENWRITER'S RANT ROOM!" Â We have changed networks. Â So expect a kickass new format, an all new network, with all new episodes! I am Hilliard Guess, an award-winning WGA writer-director-producer-instructor. I'll here to give' you hella GAME in this unfiltered, hilarious podcast series that always keeps it 100! Remember, if the show doesn't say Hilliard Guess' in front of it... you're listening to the OLD show... on the OLD network!
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This is the Official Page for the brand new, "Hilliard Guess' SCREENWRITER'S RANT ROOM!" Â We have changed networks. Â So expect a kickass new format, an all new network, with all new episodes! I am Hilliard Guess, an award-winning WGA writer-director-producer-instructor. I'll here to give' you hella GAME in this unfiltered, hilarious podcast series that always keeps it 100! Remember, if the show doesn't say Hilliard Guess' in front of it... you're listening to the OLD show... on the OLD network!

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Episodes

210 - SCREENWRITING Q&A - PART 2

6/17/2018
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Part Two of the super-sized Q&A Episode. Geoff Thorne and Lauren Warren join Hilliard and Chris. DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-210 Take note, faithful listeners! The Patreon is up: http:/bit.ly/SWRRPatreon Help us grow the audience, so we can do more Facebook Live episodes and get that YouTube channel going. As we mentioned the Queens of Cinema t-shirts will be available to Patreon subscribers exclusively. Geoff's Twitter: https://twitter.com/GeoffThorne Lauren's Twitter:...

Duration:01:05:13

209 - SCREENWRITING Q&A

6/11/2018
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Part one of a two-part Q&A episode with guests showrunner Geoff Thorne and writer/podcaster Lauren Warren. And after much touting, we've launched the Patreon page! Please check out here: https://www.patreon.com/ScreenwritersRantRoom DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-209 Geoff's Twitter: https://twitter.com/GeoffThorne Lauren's Twitter:https://twitter.com/iamlaurenp Chris' Twitter: https://twitter.com/UnauthorizedCBD Lisa's Twitter: https://twitter.com/lisabolekaja Hilliard's...

Duration:01:15:10

208 - CREATING PROJECTS FOR YOURSELF

6/4/2018
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Hilliard, Chris, and Baby Writer Maurice Frazier are joined by actress/writer Kat Khavari to talk about her amazing story and why she creates her own TV projects that go viral and show off her ability to play multiple characters! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-208 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD @KathreenKhavari @FrazierScript84

Duration:01:23:31

207 - AFTER THE 'UPFRONTS'

5/27/2018
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Hilliard, Lisa & Chris chop it up about the hottest new shows coming out -- as well as some of our favorites that were cancelled during 2018 UpFronts! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-207 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD

Duration:01:25:56

206 - 'A QUIET PLACE ' CO-WRITERS

5/20/2018
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Hilliard and Lisa are joined by Scott Beck and Bryan Woods, co-writers of the hit horror movie 'A Quiet Place', to talk about growing up together, their journey to LA and how they became film makers, and the process of writing and making 'A Quiet Place'! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-206 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD @BeckandWoods

Duration:01:24:09

205 - DIRECTING EPISODIC TELEVISION

5/13/2018
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It’s another don’t miss episode... full of industry game. Hilliard and Chris sat down with DGA Director/Filmmaker CARL SEATON to talk about growing up in Chicago, college life and his tumultuous journey to directing movies and episodic television! HIGHLIGHTS: Tone meetings, shadowing a director, raising the stakes, staying healthy on the set and so much more! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-205 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes/Stitcher/Apple...

Duration:01:46:49

204 - BEYONCE` BITCH

5/7/2018
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Recorded a few weeks back: the gang taped an episode, ‘mostly’ dedicated to Beyonce`, her amazing career and of course, her awesome performance at Coachella! We also go into the pilot of Lost in Space, Trump supporting actresses and other fun topics!s DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-204 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD @Beandreadotcom #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy...

Duration:01:04:06

203 - UNIVERSAL FAN CON FIASCO!

4/29/2018
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In this episode, we dedicate it to the recent UNIVERSAL FAN CON fiasco. The team: Hilliard, Lisa, Chris and Lynelle go IN on their thoughts (good and bad) over the horrific events, insults, dis', accusations and etc., that have taken place with the cancellation/postponement of this landmark event! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-203 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD...

Duration:01:28:19

202 - ROB EDWARDS - BREAKING ACT II

4/22/2018
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Hilliard, Lisa and Chris sat down with writer/producer ROB EDWARDS to talk about his amazing journey. Some of the highlights: show running a comedy series, writing animation, writing Call Of Duty and breaking down ACT II! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-202 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD @IamRobEdwards #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy #Screenwriting #Producing #Diversity...

Duration:01:48:56

201 - MAKING THE BLACKLIST

4/15/2018
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In this episode, Hilliard, Lisa and Chris sit in with writer Gesha-Marie Bland who's kickass script "SELZNICK'S FOLLIE" made it on The Blacklist! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-201 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @UnuathorizedCBD @Gmgeiko #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy #Screenwriting #Producing #Diversity #WGAW #directorstaffing

Duration:01:27:51

200 - THE CULTURE OF OUTRAGE

4/8/2018
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Hilliard, Lisa, Chris and guest, Paul Guyot Co-EP on NCIS NOLA celebrate our 200th episode a look back on our favs and with special attention on The Culture of Outrage! DIRECT LINK: bit.ly/SWRR-200 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD @FizzHogg #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy #Screenwriting #Producing #Diversity #WGAW #directorstaffing

Duration:01:48:27

199 - PILOTS, PITCHING & PRODUCTION

4/1/2018
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If you ever wanted to know what it's like to pitch a pilot, be hired to write it and get the Greenlight to production - this is the episode for you. Hilliard and Chris sat down with old friend Miles Orion FeldSott writer/exec producer on the new pilot for SYFY Channel - DEADLY CLASS! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-199 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @UnuathorizedCBD...

Duration:01:12:06

198 - SO U WANT TO MOVE TO HOLLYWOOD?

3/27/2018
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Hilliard, Chris and from Lauren Warren (co-host the popular Nerds of Prey podcast) go IN deep about her journey and big move to Hollywood (yes, just six weeks ago). We talk about many topics including: preparation, courage, best neighborhoods, spec scripts, hangouts, networking outside the box and so much more… So, if you have that nagging dream to move to Hollywood and pursue your career as a screen/tv writer, this is that don't miss episode full of industry GAME! It just might help...

Duration:01:16:54

197 - SCREENWRITING CHOP IT UP

3/19/2018
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Hilliard and Chris CHOP IT UP on a number of awesome Screenwriting Topics: story notes, elevated staccato writing, act creaks, making your Directors Reel and a ton more insights for writers and filmmakers! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-187 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @UnuathorizedCBD #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy #Screenwriting #Producing #Diversity #WGAW #directorstaffing

Duration:01:11:54

196 - SHOWRUNNER - STACY RUKEYSER

3/11/2018
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Hilliard, Lisa and Chris talk with STACY RUKEYSER Showrunner/Producer on Lifetime’s hit series UnREAL! It’s a don’t miss episode with a ton of game for any TV Writer! DIRECT LINK: bit.ly/SWRR-196 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @UnuathorizedCBD @TheReelTray #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy #Screenwriting #Producing #Diversity #WGAW #TVStaffing

Duration:01:19:36

195 - PLAYING "SUGE KNIGHT"

3/3/2018
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Hilliard, Chis and Tracy chop it up with actor/writer DOMINIC SANTANA about his journey from being an Extra to his break out roles as "SUGE KNIGHT" in the hit film "ALL EYES ON ME" and the new USA Network "UNSOLVED: THE MURDERS OF TUPAC AND THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G!" DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-195 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @UnuathorizedCBD @TheReelTray @DominicSantana...

Duration:01:41:23

194: WRITING'S ONLY 30%...

2/26/2018
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Hilliard, Chris and Tracy chop it up about the famous saying, “Writing is only 30 percent of the Job.” We talk about selling YOU, the showrunner interview, your writers room Super Power and so much more! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-194 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @UnuathorizedCBD @TheReelTray #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy #Screenwriting #Producing #Diversity #WGAW #TVStaffing

Duration:01:04:17

193 - SCREENWRITING "WOES"

2/19/2018
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Hilliard and Chris chop it up with TV/Comic writer Brandon Easton. We talk about dealing with the Screenwriting Woes around Staffing, agents and managers and of course, we had to go IN about the amazing BLACK PANTHER Opening Weekend! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-193 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @UnuathorizedCBD @BrandonEaston #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy #Screenwriting #Producing #Diversity...

Duration:01:34:02

192 - BLACK PANTHER WEEK

2/11/2018
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Hilliard, Chris and Showrunner Geoffrey Thorne of the upcoming "Marvels: BLACK PANTHER QUEST" Animation Series - chop it up about the new Black Panther Premier and a range of hot topics including Netflix's Altered Carbon and Bright!. DIRECT LINK: bit.ly/SWRR-192 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @UnuathorizedCBD @GeoffThorne #ScreenwritersRantRoom #Comedy #Screenwriting #Producing #Diversity #WGAW...

Duration:01:33:24

191 - REWRITING: SCRIPT COMPETITIONS

2/5/2018
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In this episode, Hilliard and Chris sat down Jenny Frankfurt, former veteranLiterary Manager about her third year running "Finish Line" one of the fastest growing script competitions around. HIGHLIGHTS: The job of the manger, working with tv/film writers, Rewriting and the ins-and-outs of the popular Finish Line Script Competition! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-191 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess...

Duration:01:08:59