I’ve been privileged enough not only to work as a screenwriter for the last 20 years, but to talk to many other screenwriters about what they do and how they do it. So I am going to steal some screenwriting advice from … [Read more...] about Screenwriting Advice: Write The WORST Scene Ever!
If you want to be the screenwriter Hollywood needs, then you cannot be just a ‘good’ screenwriter. You’ve gotta be great! So before you go and pay for another screenwriting class on character development or plot points... … [Read more...] about How to Become The Screenwriter Hollywood Needs
So you're asking yourself: "I wrote a screenplay... Now what?" I've heard this question a lot over the years. And if you just finished your first screenplay, congratulations... You've just completed what many people find … [Read more...] about I Wrote A Screenplay, Now What?
If you're a new screenwriter, your goal is to get past gate keepers, avoid the trash and get your screenplay read and recommended. If you're successful in doing this, you improve your chances of gettin your work read by … [Read more...] about 5 Tips For New Screenwriters Who Want To Avoid The Trash
Screenwriting is starts by writing a crappy first draft. And the real writing begins in the rewrite. This is because nobody writes a perfect first draft. This is good news if you're willing to do the necessary work to rework … [Read more...] about Why Finishing A Crappy First Draft Is Essential For Screenwriters