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Contest Begins: 07/14/2014 Ends: 09/15/2014
- $1,000 cash + professional consultation with the ScreenCraft team
- Personal introductions by phone to top Hollywood managers, agents and producers who specialize in comedy TV development and production.
- Consultation with Jen Grisanti! Jen’s clients have sold dozens of pilots and two have gone to series! She has helped over 40 writers get staffed on top TV shows.
- Jen Grisanti, acclaimed Story Consultant, International Speaker, Screenwriting Instructor for NBC’s Writers on the Verge, Blogger for The Huffington Post and author of many books. Jen’s development notes and professional career consultation are consistently regarded as the best in the industry.
- Ben Simpson, development executive, HBO, premium cable network with such hit comedy shows as VEEP, EASTBOUND AND DOWN, GIRLS, SEX AND THE CITY, SILICON VALLEY, CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, THE LARRY SANDERS SHOW, FLIGHT OF THE CONCHORDS and so many more.
- Ari Lubet, manager at 3Arts Entertainment, the management company and production company behind such shows as BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, SILICON VALLEY, PARKS AND RECREATION, 30 ROCK, THE MINDY PROJECT, LOUIE, IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA, SAINT GEORGE and more. Clients of 3Arts Entertainment include such comedy greats as Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Aziz Ansari, Louis CK, Maya Rudolph, Kevin Hart, Mindy Kaling, George Lopez, Matt LeBlanc, BJ Novak, James Franco, Charlie Day, Ray William Johnson and many more!
- Taylor Benzie, Manager at Kaplan/Perrone
- (Undisclosed) Development Executive at SONY Television, with such current comedy shows as COMMUNITY, ROBOT CHICKEN, THE GOLDBERGS, DROP DEAD DIVA!
- Joe Farrell, Director of Development for Film and TV at FUNNY OR DIE.
Web Series - Winners & Finalists - 10/15/2014
- Comedy - Drama
Web Series [1-20 pages]
- Comedy - Drama