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Friday Night Social ~ September 2, 2016 ~ NEW LOCATION

Event Date: Friday, September 2, 2016 || Starts at 6:30 pm  || Co-sponsoring with Jennifer Grisanti Friday Night Social is a networking group that meets the first Friday of every month. It started as a way for TV and feature writers to meet one another and has evolved into so much more. This is a great way to “Network”. Plan […]

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Writing for Sci-Fi

Event Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016 || Speakers: Rafael Jordan  ** ADDITIONAL PANELISTS BEING CONFIRMED **   || Check-in: 12:30 pm || Science Fiction is a predominant and very popular genre in film and television. The panelists will share their experiences and insight into crafting exciting worlds, characters, and mythologies for sci-fi stories. See more details below. […]

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Understanding Contracts for the Non-Lawyer

Event Date: Saturday, September 17, 2016 || Speaker: Nader “Nick” Zargarpour || Check-in: 12:30 pm ||   This seminar will explore the 10 things every non-lawyer needs to know about contracts.  See more details below. For security purposes, you MUST REGISTER before 10:00 pm on Thursday, September 15, 2016 – for guaranteed entrance onto CBS’ lot. **Please […]

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Crowdfunding Basics for the Independent Creator

Event Date: Saturday, September 24, 2016 || Speaker: Madeleine Holly-Rosing || Check-in: 12:30 pm || Having successfully funded three Kickstarters for her comic Boston Metaphysical Society, writer/creator, Madeleine Holly-Rosing will share her very specific and practical strategies for running a successful crowdfunding campaign with a goal of under $10,000.  See more details below. For security purposes, please REGISTER […]

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Hollywood Outreach Program (HOP)

  2016 Submissions are now OPEN! See more information below.   CONTACT:  Director at hop@scriptwritersnetwork.org   The program’s objective is to help writers improve their craft so they may learn the skills necessary to help them achieve their goal of obtaining representation, selling or optioning their work, and/or landing a writing assignment.   PROCESS: Phase One: […]

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High Concept Screenplay Competition

    6th ANNUAL HIGH CONCEPT SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2015 Submissions are Closed  Winners listed below (as of 3/23/2016)   CONTACT: Director – competition@scriptwritersnetwork.org   DESCRIPTION: The High Concept Screenplay Competition welcomes all genres and aims to discover, honor and reward different approaches, eclectic points of view and unique voices in screenwriting. A high concept screenplay: has a great premise […]

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Television Outreach Program (TOP)

 2016 Submissions are now closed!    CONTACT:  Director at  top@scriptwritersnetwork.org    The Television Outreach Program (TOP) is a Scriptwriters Network program to support undiscovered television writing talent. The program’s objective is to help writers improve their craft so that they may achieve their goals of obtaining representation, script development, mentoring and career counseling services, landing writing assignments, and/or […]

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2016 Writing Programs and Fellowships for Emerging Writers Parts 1, 2 & 3

(May 14, 2016 – From L to R: SWN President Melessa Y. Sargent; Speakers Julie Janata, Karen Kirkland, Evette Vargas, Itai Grunfeld, Cristen Aery Clear and Moderator T. Diane Anderson)   A series of moderated panels featuring representatives and program alumni from the various TV writing programs. The discussions explored the application submission processes for […]

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Featured Video – Writing for Hit Television Shows

Top writers, producers and showrunners discuss the craft of creating and writing scripted television series, including: GAME OF THRONES, THE WALKING DEAD, MODERN FAMILY, RIZZOLI & ISLES, BURN NOTICE, HOMELAND  and many more. Guests also share behind-the-scenes tips for working in television, along with stories of how they broke into the business. Video available for viewing […]

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Featured Video – Writing The Hollywood Blockbuster

Four of Hollywood’s most successful screenwriters share their behind-the-scenes perspective on the craft of writing, filmmaking and navigating show business. With a combined four billion dollars of domestic box office hits to their names, the guest panel represents an impressive list of writing credits.  The speakers discuss practical tips, along with stories of their journey […]

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Featured Video – Writing Science-Fiction & Fantasy

Science-fiction screenwriters share behind-the-scenes perspective on the craft of writing, filmmaking and navigating show business. The  speakers discuss practical tips, along with stories of their journey to success. The lively panel discussion is followed by a Q&A with the audience. CHARLIE PARALAPNIDES & VLAS PARALAPNIDES Immortals, In Development: Hell to Pay, Live Bet, Death Note JIMMY […]

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Volunteer Opportunities

Join the Scriptwriters Network Team!   The Scriptwriters Network is an educational, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) Non-Profit organization created by writers for writers and industry professionals.  We are currently looking for committed volunteers to help in the following open positions:   Program Director(s) – Manage the coordination and administration of all aspects of a program and will direct the services […]

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Creating New Media Content for a Diverse and Digital Revolution – write-up

  Creating New Media Content for a Diverse and Digital Revolution Speakers: Rolla and Brittany Ashley Saturday, July 16, 2016 Written by Annette Semerdjian   Independent filmmakers and writers, Rolla Selbak and Brittany Ashley, started where many people are now in their scriptwriting careers; as someone with talent and a voice trying to break into the industry. […]

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Creating New Media Content for a Diverse and Digital Revolution – write-up

    Creating New Media Content for a Diverse and Digital Revolution Presenters: Rolla Selbak and Brittany Ashley Saturday, July 16, 2016 Written by Monique’a A. Matthews Rolla Selbak and Brittany Ashley are here today to discuss web series, short form online videos and the ever-changing landscape of the digital revolution. Rolla’s Wonder Woman necklace was the […]

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How to Beat a Bully – write-up

  How to Beat a Bully Speaker: Marilyn Anderson Saturday, June 25, 2016 Written by Raven Burnes Marilyn Anderson opened the workshop with a preview for her latest movie How to Beat a Bully. In this seminar, Anderson will outline her process for producing her own script. Rather than relying on outside producers to make […]

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Writing for Animation – Members Only

Event Date: Saturday, August 13, 2016 || Speakers: Craig Miller, Deborah Crane, Bill Freiberger ** ADDITIONAL PANELISTS BEING CONFIRMED **   || Check-in: 12:30 pm || The panel will discuss the process of crafting stories and writing for animation. Members only, Sign-In Here

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