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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

EP 217 - THE HODGEPODGE EPISODE

8/13/2018
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Hilliard, Chris and Lauren chop it up in this hodgepodge episode where we discuss movie scores, Hitchcock's potentially stultifying working method versus Spielberg's improvisational ingenuity, Lauren's writing methods, and then of course, Lisa hijacks the show! SHOWNOTES: DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-217 The Soundtrack Show Podcast (https://www.soundtrackpodcast.com/) Brief discussion of Alfred Hitchcock's ultra-specific working method...

Duration:01:20:29

EP 216 - SCREENWRITING CHOP IT UP

8/6/2018
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Hilliard and Chris go IN with Nerds of Prey podcast co-founder/co-host Lauren Warren... about being a a newly-minted LA transplant, the trials of learning to be a writer and we provide insight on a ton of topics important to young writers early in their career! Fans of the show, your support is always welcome. As we mentioned on the show, here's the link to this game-giving podcast's Patreon link: http://bit.ly/SWRRPatreon Here's the link to Lauren Warren's Nerds of Prey podcast...

Duration:01:21:21

215 - ERIC HAYWOOD - CO-EXEC PRODUCER "POWER"

7/30/2018
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Hilliard, Chris and Lauren Warren go into the Writers' Room with Writer/Co-EP Eric Haywood, the only writer/producer to have the esteemed distinction of writing on both POWER and EMPIRE. A quick rundown of Eric's credits: Power (power.starzshows.com/Watch/Power‎) Empire (https://www.fox.com/empire/) The short-lived Hawaii (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0410987/) Soul Food (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0248655/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_8) Private Practice...

Duration:01:30:05

214 - STEVEN CANALS - "POSE" PT 2

7/16/2018
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The second dose of the awesome POSE/Steven Canals' episode. If you didn't listen to the first part, you're slippin' and trippin'! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-214 PATREON: http:/bit.ly/SWRRPatreon Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD poseonfx @StevenCanals If you have a question, email us at: screenwritersrantroom@gmail.com! POSE on FX - watch episodes here:...

Duration:00:53:03

213 - STEVEN CANALS - "POSE" PT 1

7/9/2018
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Hilliard, Chris, and Lisa are joined by Executive Producer Steven Canals to talk about the journey he took to become a filmmaker as well as creating his amazing show "POSE" on FX! Come back next week for PART 2 of this episode! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-213 PATREON: http:/bit.ly/SWRRPatreon Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD poseonfx @StevenCanals If you have...

Duration:01:12:23

212 - SHOWS WE LOVE AND HATE

7/2/2018
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We got a little silly in this episode discussing must-see entertainment! Mainly because Lisa was around for two episodes in a row!' DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-212 Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 SUPPORT THE PATREON PAGE: http://bit.ly/SWRRPatreon Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD REFERENCES What is "DVR+7"? ...

Duration:01:17:22

211 - JAMES LA ROSA - SHOWRUNNER "HIT THE FLOOR"

6/25/2018
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Hilliard, Lisa are Chris are joined by Creator/ Showrunner James La Rosa to talk about his amazing show "Hit the Floor", the importance of representation in media, his writing style, how it's developed his voice over time, and a TON of other great stuff! DIRECT LINK: www.bit.ly/SWRR-211 PATREON: http:/bit.ly/SWRRPatreon Subscribe, Comment, Rate & 5 STAR Review on iTunes! http://bit.ly/HG-SRR-EP1 Twitter: @ScreenwritersRR @HilliardGuess @LisaBolekaja @UnuathorizedCBD...

Duration:01:23:13

210 - SCREENWRITING Q&A - PART 2

6/18/2018
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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'

5/28/2018
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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

5/21/2018
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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

5/14/2018
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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!

4/30/2018
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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

4/23/2018
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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

4/16/2018
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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

4/9/2018
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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