Lee Jessup tackles the inevitable question of every screenwriter - do I really need to move to Los Angeles to succeed?
Screenwriting coach Lee Jessup explains the simple things every writer should know if they want to succeed in this highly competitive industry.
Lee Jessup discusses whether screenplay coverage is worth the price and how to find a coverage service that's reputable.
Lee Jessup explores how screenwriting partnerships play out with representation, fallouts, and recommendations for anyone who is considering entering such a writing relationship.
Lee Jessup gives advice about applying to TV fellowships and how to use the months in-between to maximize your efforts to break into screenwriting more effectively.
Making a productivity plan is essential for putting words on the page. Lee Jessup discusses how to make sure to meet your goals and deadlines.
Lee Jessup is a seasoned career coach for screenwriters, with an exclusive focus on guiding and supporting screenwriters as they parlay their screenwriting prowess into a focused and dynamic screenwriting career. Follow Lee on Twitter @leezjessup At a recent morning meeting with a prominent literary manager, I was on the receiving end of a...
What makes a screenwriter career, and what avenues are open for the writer who does have just that one script? Lee Jessup explores the different options for writers to find success.
Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! If you’ve been writing – and getting your work out there – for any length of time, chances are you’ve developed a pitch or two. After all, these are some of the most important tools in the writer’s arsenal. Knowing how to talk about your work...
Lately, an increasing number of writers pay up front for representation and NOT by percentage based on work procured or material written on spec being sold. Lee Jessup weighs in with warnings.