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The free writing resource website created for writers, by writers.

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Episodes

S&S LIVE (Ep14) Meet the Manager w/ Peter Katz of Story Driven

5/15/2021
S&S Live (Episode 14): Meet the Manager w/ Peter Katz of Story Driven. We chat about what Peter looks for in potential clients, what his background and experience are, how he works with his clients and how he finds up-and-coming talent and answer questions live from the chat. Peter on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PeterKatz1 Intro Music ("For the Love") & Outro Music ("Fire & Rain") by Can't Stop Won't Stop: https://linktr.ee/cswsmusic WATCH a VIDEO version of this Episode:...

Duration:01:34:24

S&S LIVE (Ep13) Writing and Developing Animated TV Series w/ Drew Champion & Jacob Moffat

5/15/2021
S&S Live (Episode 13): Writing and Developing Animated TV Series with Drew Champion (Dreamwork's ARCHIBALD'S NEXT BIG THING and MADAGASCAR: A LITTLE WILD, GOOD MYTHICAL MORNING) and Jacob Moffat (Dreamwork's ARCHIBALD'S NEXT BIG THING and MADAGASCAR: A LITTLE WILD, Nickelodeon's MUTT & STUFF). We talk about writing for animation, what's needed to pitch and develop animated series to networks and answer questions live from the chat. Intro Music ("For the Love") & Outro Music ("Fire & Rain")...

Duration:01:28:15

S&S LIVE (Ep12) Staffing Season w/ Ally Seibert

5/15/2021
S&S Live (Episode 12): Staffing Season w/ Ally Seibert (writ/prod HAWAII 5-0, THE ROOKIE, CHICAGO FIRE). We discuss what staffing season is, what to expect, ways to get showrunner meetings and what they're like and answer questions live from the chat. Ally on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ally_seibert Intro Music ("For the Love") & Outro Music ("Fire & Rain") by Can't Stop Won't Stop: https://linktr.ee/cswsmusic Ally on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ally_seibert WATCH a VIDEO version of...

Duration:01:17:10

S&S LIVE (Ep11) Writing and Developing Animated Scripts w/ Rob Edwards

5/15/2021
S&S Live (Episode 11): Writing and Developing Animated Scripts w/ Rob Edwards (THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG, TREASURE PLANET). We chat how to break into writing for animation, developing animated projects, differences between writing animation and live action and answer questions live from the chat. Intro Music ("For the Love") & Outro Music ("Fire & Rain") by Can't Stop Won't Stop: https://linktr.ee/cswsmusic Rob on Twitter: https://twitter.com/IamRobEdwards WATCH a VIDEO version of this...

Duration:01:25:26

S&S LIVE (Ep10) Fellowship Insider Tips w/ Carole Kirschner

5/15/2021
S&S Live (Episode 10): Fellowship Insider Tips w/ Carole Kirschner (Director of the CBS Diversity Writers Mentoring Program and WGA Showrunner Training Program) and we'll be talking about advice on making your fellowship application stand out, what the interview process is like, common mistakes or errors seen in applications, what the programs will look like this year as we near (hopefully) the end of the pandemic and answer questions live from the chat. Intro Music ("For the Love") & Outro...

Duration:01:17:41

S&S LIVE (Ep 9) The Manager/Client Relationship w/ Scott Carr and Jonathan Stokes

5/15/2021
S&S Live (Episode 9): The Manager/Client Relationship w/ Lit Manager Scott Carr of Management SGC and screenwriter/filmmaker Jonathan Stokes (upcoming WILDCAT on Apple+ and 5x scripts on the annual Black List). We talk about finding, signing and working with a lit manager, adding an agent to the team, expectations and responsibilities of both client and rep, evolution of the relationship and answer questions live from the chat. Intro Music ("For the Love") & Outro Music ("Fire & Rain") by...

Duration:01:15:35

S&S LIVE (Ep 8) The Assistant Route w/ Erin Conley, Shelby Enlow & Ed McCarthy

4/8/2021
Support the stream: https://streamlabs.com/scriptsandscribes S&S Live (Episode 8): "The Assistant Route" w/ veteran support staffers Erin Conley (SHADOW & BONE, IRON FIST), Shelby Enlow (SUNNYSIDE, BUCKTOWN) and Ed McCarthy (PAPER GIRLS, DARE ME). We talk about breaking in as an assistant as a route to the writers' room, what it takes to be a support staffer, where to find the rare and sought after positions and answer questions live from the chat. Erin on Twitter:...

Duration:01:27:48

S&S LIVE (Ep 7) The Multi-Hyphenate with writer/producer/filmmaker Gabby Revilla Lugo

4/8/2021
Support the stream: https://streamlabs.com/scriptsandscribes S&S Live (Episode 7): "The Multi-Hyphenate" with TV writer (A MILLION LITTLE THINGS), producer (PALM SPRINGS, WHIPLASH) and filmmaker Gabby Revilla Lugo. We talk about the path to becoming a multi-hyphenate, indie filmmaking, fellowships and answer questions live from the chat. Gabby on Twitter: https://twitter.com/gabbyrevlugo WATCH a VIDEO version of this Episode: https://youtu.be/ZDR9Lvc0qJg NEXT LIVESTREAM EPISODE (S&S Live...

Duration:01:21:26

S&S LIVE (Ep 6) From Idea to Story w/ Chris Lockhart, Jelena Woehr & Aaron Wiener

4/8/2021
***Apologies for all the technical issues. This episode is cut into three sections due to the constant problems we were having. Hopefully it's still helpful to you and we hope to have a smoother stream next time. Thanks for sticking with us!*** Support the stream: https://streamlabs.com/scriptsandscribes S&S Live (Episode 6): "From Idea to Story" with WME Story Editor & founder of THE INSIDE PITCH, Christopher Lockhart, TV Writer & #WGAVirtualMix founder Jelena Woehr and TV Writer...

Duration:00:54:32

S&S LIVE (Ep 5) Diversity in Hollywood w/ Liz Alper, Hilliard Guess, Jorge Rivera

4/8/2021
Support the stream: https://streamlabs.com/scriptsandscribes S&S Live (Episode 5): "Getting Your Script Pro Ready" with Liz Alper (THE ROOKIE, HAWAII 5-0) WGAw Board of Directors member, Hilliard Guess (SyFy's DEADLY CLASS) Co-Chair WGA Committee of Black Writers and Jorge Rivera (APB on Fox) Vice-Chair WGA Latino Writers Committee. We talk about the past, present and future of diversity in the entertainment industry and answer questions live from the chat. Liz on Twitter:...

Duration:02:02:51

S&S LIVE (Ep 4) Building Your Writing Career w/John Zaozirny

3/16/2021
Support the stream: https://streamlabs.com/scriptsandscribes S&S Live (Episode 4): "Building Your Writing Career" with literary manager and producer John Zaozirny. In this episode we discuss collaborating with a lit manager, thinking about writing as a profession, the steps and stages to building your career as a working writer and answer questions live from the chat. John on Twitter: https://twitter.com/johnzaozirny John's Screenwriting Book Recommendations: Writing Movies for Fun and...

Duration:02:07:48

S&S LIVE (Ep 3) Getting Your Script Pro Ready w/ Ian Shorr, Lee Jessup & Andrew Zuber

3/11/2021
Support the stream: https://streamlabs.com/scriptsandscribes S&S Live (Episode 3): "Getting Your Script Pro Ready" with writer/producer Ian Shorr (INFINITE, CBS' TRAINING DAY), screenwriting career coach and author Lee Jessup and TV writer Andrew Zuber (STITCHERS on Freeform, Nickelodeon's RBUK). In this episode we discuss getting your screenplay in the best shape possible before being read by industry pros, how to tell if your script is ready and answer questions live from the chat. Ian...

Duration:01:38:33

S&S LIVE (Ep 2) Breaking into the TV Writers Room w/ Paul Guyot & Brenden Gallagher

3/1/2021
Support the stream: https://streamlabs.com/scriptsandscribes S&S Live (Episode 2): "Breaking into the TV Writers Room" with writer/producer/showrunner Paul Guyot (LEVERAGE, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS) and TV writer Brenden Gallagher (Netflix's WARRIOR NUN). In this episode we discuss various ways to break into the writers room, how to get a showrunner meeting, what makes a writer stand out in interviews and we'll answer questions live from the chat. Paul Guyot website:...

Duration:02:14:18

S&S LIVE (Ep 1): "Finding Representation" w/ literary manager Daniel Seco

2/23/2021
S&S Live (Episode 1): "Finding Representation" with literary manager Daniel Seco of Empirical Evidence. In this episode we discuss why screenwriters need managers and what they do, when is a writer ready to begin the search for representation, the best ways to reach out and connect with potential reps and Daniel answers questions live from the chat. WATCH THIS EPISODE on YouTube: https://youtu.be/q8KRBnZznG0 Support the stream: https://streamlabs.com/scriptsandscribes THANK YOU! - Elena...

Duration:01:11:38

Ep 171 - Jorge Rivera

2/16/2021
We speak with TV writer/producer and Vice-Chair of the WGA Latino Writers Committee Jorge Rivera about writing fellowships, making the move from the east coast to LA, breaking into the writers room as a LatinX writer and much more! Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/a78w4ZJewBA Follow Jorge on Twitter: https://twitter.com/riverag3000 The conversation continues on a new episode of the Script & Scribes unScripted aftershow w/ Jorge on Patreon:...

Duration:01:28:06

Ep 170 - Darick Robertson

2/12/2021
We speak with THE BOYS and TRANSMETROPOLITAN co-creator Darick Robertson on creating his first comic book, the importance of a good writer and artist relationship, trying to adapt a screenplay to a comic book, what it's like getting a TV series made based on your comic book and much more! Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/CTdmwLRF0Ao Follow Darick on Twitter: https://twitter.com/DarickR The conversation continues on a new episode of the Script &...

Duration:01:16:26

Ep 169 - Lee Aronsohn & Jason Kyle

1/21/2021
We speak with TWO ANDA HALF MEN co-creator Lee Aronsohn and TV development guru (CBS, Sony) Jason Kyle about making ensemble shows work, trends in TV development, their new project - The Creators Writing Room and much more! Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/fM-yP5JfAyA The Creators Writing Room website: https://www.thecwroom.com/ Follow Lee on Twitter: https://twitter.com/BennyAce Follow Jason on Twitter: https://twitter.com/GetMeJasonKyle The...

Duration:01:13:05

Ep 168 - 2020 The Year That Wasn't

12/29/2020
We gather nine of our favorite guests (including literary managers, screenwriters and TV writers/producers) for a lively discussion about writing, representation, the industry and opine on 2020 - the good, the bad and a look ahead to 2021. You can also WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/i0GLqaeeNv8 Guests: Trey Callaway - Writer, Producer, Showrunner / THE MESSENGERS, REVOLUTION, RUSH HOUR Twitter: @TreyCallaway Drew Chapman - Writer, Producer, Showrunner /...

Duration:02:16:43

Ep 167 - S&S Holiday Jam 2020

12/22/2020
We gather a dozen of our favorite guests (including literary managers, screenwriters, TV writers/producers and one of our Patreon donors) for a lively discussion about writing, representation, the industry and all things holiday related, including "Is Die Hard a Christmas movie?" You can also WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/0HMPNqPW75g Guests: Matt Bryan - Writer / PAGE Finalist / Scripts & Scribes Patreon Donor Chris Cook - Lit Manager / Skyway...

Duration:02:56:07

Ep 166 - Paul Guyot

12/15/2020
We speak with CSI: NEW ORLEANS, THE LIBRARIANS and LEVERAGE writer/producer/showrunner Paul Guyot about how he rose from Nicholas Cage’s stand-in to TV showrunner, dealing with imposter syndrome, the sometimes surreal experience of writing a big budget sci-fi tentpole studio movie and much more! Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/ZeV3cnxCKFg Check out Paul's website: https://paulguyot.net/ The conversation continues on a new episode of the Script...

Duration:01:11:29