What Writers Need To Know About Breaking Into Television by Scott Kirkpatrick
Film Courage: In [your book] Writing for the Green Light, you have Chapter 4 and that’s entitled ‘How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Write for Television.’ I love that title. Can we talk about some of the highlights of that chapter?
Scott Kirkpatrick: Yeah…when I was newer to the industry, there was always sort of two schools of thought. You either wrote for television or you wrote for movies. The movie side is kind of cut and dry. There’s the 3-act structure, etc. Whereas television is kind of all over the map. And what I was always taught when I was younger was…(Watch the video interview on Youtube here).
100,000 Screenplays Written Every Year, How Does A Screenwriter Stand Out?
by Author Scott Kirkpatrick