Sunday, October 22, 2017

#Scriptchat Transcript: Advantages and "How To" of Turning a Screenplay Into a Novel October 22, 2017

Selling a screenplay gets harder and harder. Since Hollywood loves intellectual property, and you already have a story in screenplay form, why not adapt it to a novel?

Here's a list of books written by screenwriters - our own Jamie Lee Scott @authorjamie is a USA Today Best Seller!

Enjoy the discussion below, full of tips for November's National Novel Writing Month where you write a 50,000-word novel in 30 days. Links to resources, too! @jeannevb

Read the transcript below or on the Storify site.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Happy 8th Anniversary Scriptchat - transcript 10-15-17

Thanks to everyone who has joined us for the chat over the last 8 years. It's been a lot of fun. It was great to have Jeanne, Zoey, Sarah and Jamie all at the chat. Co-founders, Jeanne, Zoey, and Jamie thank you for helping to make this chat such a success. We couldn't do it without you. Here's to another 8 years!

Sunday, October 8, 2017

#Scriptchat Transcript: Bo Yeon Kim @extspace (Reign, Star Trek: Discovery) talks Road to the Writers' Room. October 8th, 2017

We had a fun and informative chat about the road to the writers' room with writer Bo Yeon Kim @extspace, who currently writes on Star Trek: Discovery. Fun fact: Bo has been part of our Scriptchat community since all the way back to 2010!
Moderated by @SarahAlexis4.

Read the transcript below or on the Storify site.  Enjoy! 

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Sunday, September 10, 2017

#Scriptchat Transcript: Jen Grisanti @jengrisanti Talking 'Arc of the Wound' September 10, 2017

Great chat tonight with Jen Grisanti @jengrisanti tonight - TOPIC: How to Write the Arc of the Wound. Jen takes you deep into your character's psyche so you can write a stellar pilot! Enjoy! @jeannevb

You can read the chat below or on the Storify site.

For more information or to sign up for Jen's newsletter, visit her site and follow her on Twitter!

No chat next week due to the Emmy Awards.

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Writing Your First TV Pilot Transcript 8-27-17

Great chat on writing a TV pilot with special guests Alex Freedman @TVCalling and Nick Watson @_njwatson

Lots of great nuggets on writing TV pilots here.

Jamie Dierks @authorjamie moderating