3 Reasons Why Your Spec Script Might Not Make it to the Final Round

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You’ve sent off your episodic spec sample to the latest screenwriting competition/festival/writing program feeling pretty good about your chances. Then, a few weeks later, you receive the dreaded letter/email informing you all your hard work and effort didn’t make it past the first round. It’s so frustrating! And disheartening. As the director of a the CBS Diversity Institute Writers Mentoring …

The Man Behind the Meme: Hollywood Dictionary

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A few years ago, a humorous take on Hollywood terms made its way to my inbox. I liked it so much, I included it in the Appendix (page 247) of my book Hollywood Game Plan: How to Land a Job in Film, TV or Digital Entertainment. At the time, I had no idea who originated this list, so couldn’t give credit …