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

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Episodes

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

Ep 165 – David McKenna

12/8/2020
We chat with AMERICAN HISTORY X, S.W.A.T. and EMBATTLED screenwriter/producer David McKenna about his progression from waiter to represented, sold and produced screenwriter, writing fight and action sequences, the need for real, emotional and character driven stories in film and much more. Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/Kg46Yt-njHY Follow […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:01:29:19

Ep 164 – S&S Thanksgiving Jam 2020

11/26/2020
Happy Thanksgiving! If you’re looking for some fun holiday, insightful screenwriting banter and MAGIC!, look no further than the Scripts & Scribes Thanksgiving group Zoom chat: You can also WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/mqqDeEenf34 Featuring: Scott Carr – Lit Manager/Producer, Management SGC @sgcarr82 Brenden Gallagher – Writer (Warrior Nun) @brendengallager Eric […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast....

Duration:03:12:18

Ep 163 – Tawnya Bhattacharya

10/1/2020
We chat with TV writer/producer and Script Anatomy founder Tawnya Bhattacharya (FAMOUS IN LOVE, THE NIGHT SHIFT, THE CLIENT LIST, A MILLION LITTLE THINGS) about getting your start as a new TV writer, preparing for showrunner meetings, diversity in the writers’ room, the importance of networking and building your own community and much more. Now […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:01:14:01

Ep 162 – Rob Sheridan

9/14/2020
We chat with TV writer/producer/showrunner Rob Sheridan (TWO BROKE GIRLS, CORNER GAS) about how he got his start in Canada and made the move to the States, diversity in Canadian TV vs. in Hollywood, valuable skills in the writers’ room and much more. Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/MG-FtQahD6s […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:01:15:10

Ep 161 – John Zaozirny

8/31/2020
We speak with lit manager and producer John Zaozirny of Bellevue Productions about important formatting tips for scripts and documents, writing with intention vs. writing for fun, the writer/manager partnership and much more. Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/nHwyKmzXmwY The conversation continues on a new episode of the Script & […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:01:00:23

Ep 160 – Beck and Woods

8/26/2020
We chat with A QUIET PLACE screenwriting duo Scott Beck and Bryan Woods about how they got their start in the industry, deciding what ideas to pursue, how many scripts they had written before they became professional screenwriters and much more. Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/9I53WG8IGvo The conversation […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:00:53:41

Ep 159 – Daniel Seco

8/17/2020
Daniel Seco of Schemers Entertainment gives us a “Finding Representation 101” class for screenwrriters and filmmakers looking to land an agent or manager. Topics include: -How does a writer know if they’re ready for an agent or manager? -What does a lit manager do? -Does a writer need both an agent and a manager? -How […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:00:53:11

Ep 158 – Michael Jamin

8/10/2020
We talk to MARON, KING OF THE HILL and BRICKLEBERRY TV writer, producer and showrunner Michael Jamin about the difference between writing animation vs. live action, how he broke into the writers’ room, things he looks for when staffing a show and much more. Michael’s Online TV Writing Course: https://michaeljamin.com/scribes (3 FREE lessons + 10% […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:00:49:57

Ep 157 – Marc Manus

8/6/2020
We chat with literary manager Marc Manus about his new management/production company World Builder Entertainment, the type of material he gravitates towards, what contests he looks at and much more. Now you can WATCH the Scripts & Scribes podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/uZv2kyQlhfk The conversation continues on a new episode of the Script & Scribes unScripted […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:00:47:15

Ep 156 – Doug Griffin

7/8/2020
We speak with independent producer, script consultant and former director of development at The Story Company (Barbershop, Ride Along, Fantastic Four) Doug Griffin about what productions will look like during the pandemic, what the current market is like for diverse writers, different ways to get your screenplay read by decision makers, what the seven different […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:01:14:52

Ep 155 – Stan Spry

5/25/2020
We speak with lit manager and producer Stan Spry of The Cartel about what a great voice in a screenplay sounds like, what makes a potential client appealing, predictions for when production will ramp back up again and much more. The conversation continues on a new episode of the Script & Scribes unScripted aftershow w/ […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:00:58:34

Ep 154 – Nicholas Bogner

5/18/2020
We speak with talent and lit manager Nicholas Bogner of Affirmative Entertainment about attaching actors to scripts, having a wide range as a writer, if it’s currently (during the coronavirus pandemic) a good time to approach managers looking for representation and much more. The conversation continues on a new episode of the Script & Scribes […] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

Duration:00:55:43