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TV Pilot, Web Series Brought to you by ScreenCraft
Registration ended: 09/15/2014
Contest Begins: 07/14/2014   Ends: 09/15/2014
FEE: $65/$60 Registration Expired
Enter for a chance to win our First Place Grand Prize Package which includes:
  • $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.
Jury includes:
  • 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.

Announcements

TV Pilot - Winners & Finalists - 10/15/2014

Web Series - Winners & Finalists - 10/15/2014

Categories/Genres

TV Pilot [18-70 pages]
- Comedy - Drama

Web Series [1-20 pages]
- Comedy - Drama

Languages: English
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