September 2017 News |
Greetings Writers & Producers!
I hope you've had a great summer. We're now heading
into the busiest time for producers scouting new TV
pitches with fall approaching, and no better time to
get inspired and develop new ideas for TV shows. I'm
highlighting some key things to keep in mind, along
with some great resources for the creative writing
process further below. But first, a big
congratulations to a few of our Writers receiving
Contact Requests from production companies
discovering their TV pitches at our platform:
Doneliya Deneva ( ), Clint Williams ( ), Jason Born
( ), Matt McManus ( ), and Stephanie Howell ( ). We
also wish the best of luck to the hundreds of other
writers with pitches currently being reviewed.
Summer has passed, and the industry is back in full
force scouting new projects. We're seeing a spike in
scripted pitches scouted, while reality-based
pitches continue to be a high focus. I want to
remind all of our creatives to really work on
creating great titles and loglines. This is the
first hook when a producer reads the pitch, and
often the catalyst for any interest. Read our
article that shares a bit about creating
Part of selling TV show ideas and scripts is
understanding how the buyers and producers think.
Get inside the minds of some of our industry members
at the TV Writers Vault, and check out our
industry executive interview series
a few I'd like to share:
- Executive Producer,
"Shark Tank", "Weakest Link"
Karyn Smith Forge
- Vice President
Programming, Fox TV Studios
Want to learn all about creating and pitching TV
show ideas? Join me at my blog ScottManville.com and
send me any questions as comments in each article.
I'll respond in detail. If you're pitching new
projects, be sure your pitch gets the strategic
exposure it deserves by using the TV Writers Vault
as your platform.
Looking forward to a very productive fall season for
all of you.
President & Founder | tvwritersvault.com, llc
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