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|Comment||Thank you so much! I understand this is your opinion. I have consulted a entertainment and am in the process now of figuring it out -- because the producer is continuing to promote his film using character descriptions and a logline that I wrote myself...in my home...not in his office. LOL! I read the copyright law involving derivative works and how they are copyrightable if they have significant changes. Rewriting a script from 4 pages to 20 pages seem like significant to me. LOL! But again, thanks for your help. I'll let you know how it goes, considering he's planning on suing me for damages for the "irreparable harm" I caused leaving production without notice (because an email to him and his assistant is not notice enough) Reading his four page, grammatical clusterfu_K of a script caused my eyes "irreparable harm". LOL!|
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I can answer questions on the creative aspects of writing for features and television comedy: brainstorming, character development, plotting, story structure, dialog, rewriting, editing, etc. I can also address the business side of show business: pitching, writing and presenting treatments, "taking" meetings, common pitfalls, etc. I'm also well versed in the relationship between screenwriting and computers: software for scriptwriting, brainstorming, presentation, outlining, an d general organization. I'm also a producer, and so can answer questions regarding the ins and outs of television production, specifically the half-hour arena. Visit my scriptwriting blog at http://scriptwriting.tumblr.com/
I have been working in Hollywood as a screenwriter for both TV and features for many years. I'm an Executive Producer and "showrunner" who has run several prime-time and cable comedies. I've written several featurs and contributed to many more for several major studios.
Writers Guild of America, West
Newsweek, BusinessWeek, GQ, Connoisseur, UPI, New York Daily News, please visit my blog at http://scriptwriting.blogspot.com
I have a Masters of Science in Journalism from Columbia University.
Awards and Honors
Academy Award Nomination, Best Adapted Screenplay British Academy Award, Best Adapted Screenplay Emmy Award Nomination, Best New Series NAACP "Image" Award, Best Television Comedy "Annie" Award, Best Animated Film