Alan Denton gives tips on how to break into the industry, improve your writing portfolio, and more!
Broadcast on November 30th, 2018
Running Time: 50:21
Need tips on breaking into that whiz-bang magical world of writing for television? Special guest Alan Denton (Sonic Boom, Sunny Day) gives tips on how to break into the industry, improve your writing portfolio, and more!
0:52 — It begins!
1:42 — How did you get to where you are now?
9:03 — What can you do to prepare your portfolio?
13:53 — Where can I get real feedback on my work?
20:02 — Do You Need to Move to LA?
22:57 — How long are TV scripts on average?
24:04 — Storyboard-driven vs. Script-driven productions
26:37 — The process a script goes through to get on TV
28:59 — How do you write for a target audience?
34:12 — How to handle writing an adaptation of an existing work?
39:57 — Pacing multi-episode story-lines and overarching plots
42:00 — Improv in the booth?
47:30 — Shilling and wrap up!
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