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THE ASSISTANT ROUTE: Express Train to Staffing or Off-Peak Local?

THE ASSISTANT ROUTE: Express Train to Staffing or Off-Peak Local?

In the ‘00s, when people asked their professors “how do I break into TV Writing?” one steadfast answer that was almost always one of the first three recommendations people heard was “try to get a job in a writers’ room.” The logic here was that writers’ rooms promote from within. So if you start as a…

ASK THE SCRIPT ANATOMY STAFF: WHERE DO YOU LIKE TO WRITE?

ASK THE SCRIPT ANATOMY STAFF: WHERE DO YOU LIKE TO WRITE?

While being a working screenwriter can seem very glamorous at times, the truth is, if you’re not staffed on a show or under an overall deal, you’re constantly scrapping for a clean, quiet, safe place to work. Every writer’s needs are different when it comes to…