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A Friend in the Business: Honest Advice for Anyone Trying to Break into Television Writing

A FRIEND IN THE BUSINESS: HONEST ADVICE FOR ANYONE TRYING TO BREAK INTO TELEVISION WRITING

by: Robert Masello
Format: Paperback

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Professional TV writer tells all: Insider secrets for getting in the door and coming out a success!

Everyone who wants to write for television could use a friend in the business. Robert Masello can be that friend. He's an award--winning journalist, author, and successful TV writer. Now he's sharing the insider secrets he learned the hard way...

Finding someone to read your spec script
Protecting your ideas
Bagging a good agent
Landing a staff job--and keeping it
Keeping full credit for your work--in the office and on the screen
Choosing the right collaborator
Collecting residuals and script fees
Joining the Writers Guild of America
and more.

Funny, smart, empathetic, anecdotal, and most of all, helpful. This is an essential book for anyone who wants to write for the small screen.

Details

Product Code: 9780399526022
ISBN: 0399526021
Publisher: Perigee Trade
Publication Date: 2000-05-01
Number of Pages: 257 pages
Languages: english
Edition: 1st
Dimension: 5.2 x 0.2 x 8.11 inches
Shipping Weight: 0.2 pounds