Spec Script

ASK THE FACULTY: WHAT SHOULD I SPEC?

ASK THE FACULTY: WHAT SHOULD I SPEC?

As always, the year is flying by, and here we are in mid-March — aka time to really get cooking on your Fellowship season spec, if you haven’t already. Choosing a spec is often a stressful task. You want to pick a show that…

Write A Standout Spec Script

Write A Standout Spec Script

For this article on how to write a standout spec script, we spoke to numerous tv writers who’ve had spec script success including: Charmaine DeGraté, a writer on CW’s The 100, Jeane Wong, an NBC Writes on the Verge alumni whose first episode of ARROW aired Thursday April 5th, Amy Lambert, alumni of this year’s NBC Writers on the Verge class, and comedy writer Jeremy Hsu, whose FRESH OFF THE BOAT spec script got him into both NBC Writers on the Verge.

TV Fellowship Season: The Great Spec Script Debate

TV Fellowship Season: The Great Spec Script Debate

Ah, spec scripts. The bane of every baby writer’s existence. Come January, if you’re not staffed, you’re probably thinking — and maybe groaning inwardly — about applying to network fellowships again. And as everyone knows, the road to fellowships starts with a strong spec script…