3 Experts on How to Launch Your Screenwriting Career

April 12, 2017 Industry

There are instructors who teach the basics of writing a screenplay, and then there are coaches and consultants who illuminate what it takes to build and sustain a screenwriting career. Jen Grisanti, Lee Jessup, and Scott Myers are a mix of these professionals who illuminate the industry through a variety of perspective. They know what it takes to give your screenwriting career momentum. But it’s more than that. They are also forthright and honest about screenwriting so that you’re not facing any surprises. Plus, they understand the industry’s ever-changing climate.

If you want accessible, current, and insightful information, look no further. You’re ready to take your career to the next level, so check it out:

Screenwriting Career Success

Jen Grisanti – story/career consultant

Jen Grisanti’s background as a former studio executive combined with her current work as a writing instructor and story/career consultant make her an expert in all things television. She helps writers identify their goals, solidify their process, and follow through on a plan of action.

Website                                                         

JenGrisanti.com

Videos

The Key To A Long-Lasting Writing Career

What Stops Screenwriters From Being Successful? 

What Does a Screenwriter Do Once They’ve Finished a Script? 

TV Writer Podcast with Jen Grisanti 

Blog

Read her latest posts here.

Book

Change Your Story, Change Your Life: A Path to Success

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Lee Jessup – career coach

Lee Jessup is a go-to resource for writers breaking into the industry. Her advice gives you everything you need to build the foundation for your career and successfully rise to the occasion. She has a smart, no-nonsense approach to provide you with heartfelt guidance while cutting through the B.S. that stands in your way.

Website

LeeJessup.com

Videos 

The Secret To Being A Working Writer In Hollywood

Lee Jessup: Getting It Write 

Sell Your Screenplay Podcast: An Interview With Screenwriting Career Coach Lee Jessup 

How Many Screenplays Should A Writer Write Each Year? 

GAPF Presents : Lee Jessup

Blog

Read her latest posts here.

Book

Getting It Write: An Insider’s Guide to a Screenwriting Career

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Scott Myers

Screenwriter and university professor Scott Myers is known as the Black List blog guru. He talks about everything from how to write to making it in the industry.

Website

https://medium.com/@scottdistillery

Videos

How Does a Professional Screenwriter Approach the Craft

Where Does the Creation of a Great Story Begin

The #1 Reason You Won’t Finish Your Screenplay