The Write Environment: Phil Rosenthal

Jeffrey Berman’s The Write Environment DVD series features (thus far) interviews with Joss Whedon, Damon Lindelof, Tim Kring, Phil Rosenthal, Sam Simon, and Doug Ellin. Berman questions from the writer perspective, eliciting valuable insight and advice on the craft from the pros. In the following clip, Rosenthal discusses the roots of good comedy, and paying your dues.

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