One of the first scams that Manny Fonseca came across involved a screenwriting acquaintance, a "Facebook friend" and a LA Times article. Here's the story.
With apologies to the Indo-European romance linguists amongst us, many of the scripts that cross Stewart Farquhar's desk suffer from Antagonista Incognita.
Great screenplay writing has strongly defined characters that attract financiers, studios, actors, and directors. Wendy Kram gives advice on creating memorable characters.
Manny Fonseca takes a look at some of the things one should know when it comes to moving to (or visiting) Hollywood.
Manny Fonseca takes a look back at his earliest school influences. Creative seeds were planted, but it was too early to be encouraged to pursue them.
Manny Fonseca, a former development executive now full time screenwriter and author, shares his in-depth personal stories while he's navigating Hollywood.
We’re not talking about the benign insincerity you need to actually work in Hollywood... The key to that secret is good manners. Seriously.
Producer and premier script consultant, Wendy Kram L.A. FOR HIRE, provides essential ingredients to screenwriters for writing great dialogue.
Screenwriter Doug Richardson shares his lessons from a meeting with George Lucas about rewriting 'Red Tails.'