Author Archives: Danny Manus

Danny Manus

About Danny Manus

Danny Manus is an in-demand script consultant and founder of No BullScript Consulting, and was ranked in the Top 15 “Cream of the Crop” Script Consultants by Creative Screenwriting Magazine. He is the author of No B.S. for Screenwriters: Advice from the Executive Perspective. He was previously the Director of Development for Clifford Werber Productions (Cinderella Story, Sydney White), a Development Consultant for Eclectic Pictures (Lovelace) and the DOD at Sandstorm Films (The Covenant), which had a first look deal at Screen Gems and development deal with Top Cow Comics. A judge for PAGE Awards 5 years running, Danny also teaches seminars to writers across the country and has spoken at dozens of events including Austin Film Festival. Named one of Screencraft's 25 People Screenwriters Should Follow on Twitter, you can do so @dannymanus.


Notes from the Margins: Romance Isn’t Dead…It’s Just Different

Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! Here’s a scary thought – 40 years from now, the story many grandparents will be telling their grandkids about how they met and fell in love will include the words “fuckbuddies,” “Tinder,” and “emoji.” Not exactly Bogey and Bacall, is it? And I believe...

AFF 2014 Pitch Finale

10 Vital Pitching Tips From Austin Film Festival

I had the pleasure of returning to the Austin Film Festival to teach the pitch prep seminar alongside the wonderful and brilliant Pamela Ribon for the second year in a row. I was also one of the pitch judges for two of the pitch competition sessions, choosing two finalists in each session to go...