The Top 6 Screenwriting Competitions to Spend Your Time and Money On

The Top 6 Screenwriting Competitions to Spend Your Time and Money On

There’s a lot of controversy out there on whether or not screenwriting competitions are effective in breaking in to the screenwriting world. There are hundreds to choose from, and 99% of the time they cost money, so which ones – if any - are worth your blood, sweat, and hard earned cash?

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How to Get Your Foot in the Writers’ Room Door

How to Get Your Foot in the Writers’ Room Door

Every person’s story of how they got into a writers’ room is different, and there’s no one way to do it. However, there are ways that I’ve seen it happen time and time again, so if the writers’ room feels an impossible dream, consider me your guide to navigating the dream.

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Everyone Gets Fired: 6 Ways To Bounce Back From Rejection

Everyone Gets Fired: 6 Ways To Bounce Back From Rejection

So one of the most painful experiences of my executive career was when Amblin didn’t pick up my option for a third year. I wasn’t surprised – and they didn’t fill the position for two years after that – but it still hurt.

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