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Sitcom Success: What Kind of TV Pilot Should You Write?

SITCOM SUCCESS: Writing Act III

If you have ever wondered if you could write a perfect pilot fast – the answer is yes! Join Marilyn Horowitz for: Sitcom Success: The Perfect Pilot in 30 Days. In part 9 of this series, get ready to write Act III.

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MEET THE READER: It’s Got to Be a Movie

Ray Morton explains how for a screenplay to be successful, it must be a movie – the material in the script and the manner in which it is presented must be such that it is plausible that a motion picture could be made from it. You’d be surprised at how many spec scripts out...

SITCOM SUCCESS: Writing Act I

SITCOM SUCCESS: Writing Act II

If you have ever wondered if you could write a perfect pilot fast – the answer is yes! Join Marilyn Horowitz for: Sitcom Success: The Perfect Pilot in 30 Days. In part 8 of this 10-part series, continue writing with Act II.