Dec. 7, 2021: Lisa Hepner Wins Christmas With Two Movies Out This Season & Limited Series & Movie in 2022!
ScreenwritingU Alum Lisa Hepner has TWO Christmas romance movies streaming on Roku this Christmas! A Christmas Wish in Hudson and Christmas Lover’s Anonymous. She also just optioned a Christmas Limited series and another Christmas romance for 2022. After working with the producer/director on my first Christmas movie, Christmas Wish in Hudson, they hired me to
ScreenwritingU Alum David Chai (Pro Series, MSC, Binge Worthy TV™) wrote, produced, directed, and served as showrunner for his TV series, A GOOD COP for NTD Television. After making a short film last year that was broadcast on the network NTD Television, David was asked to pitch them a series, which they liked and greenlit.
ScreenwritingU Alum Richard Willett has been hired by Producer Alex Azmi to co-author a screenplay based on his story of a day in the life of an immigrant woman who runs a hot dog stand. Producer Alex Azmi read his short script THE GAZEBO. After a conversation, Richard was hired! Richard stated, “The producer seemed
ScreenwritingU Alum A.J. Ferrara (ProSeries 18) has been hired by Little Studio Film to create a TV Series. L’America is an adaptation of the book of the same name by Joseph Orazi. Producer Alexia Melocchi reached out to A.J. about taking on the project. After reading the book, A.J. met with Joseph Orazi to share
ScreenwritingU Alum Kathryn Dahlstrom (ProSeries 19) was hired by Producer Mark Cramer to rewrite the script for the family comedy Magic Max. Mark Cramer was approached by Producer Gabrielle Evans Fields and Director James D. Fields of Silver Lining Pictures to rewrite their script. Mark immediately looked to Kathryn Dahlstrom for her expertise in developing
by Hal Croasmun This article is an excerpt from the “Master The Thriller Genre” class. Maybe you’ve had this experience: I was in a theater last week, watching a thriller with a large audience. There was this moment about half way through when the bad guy was revealed. The moment it happened, the audience gasped!
Ron Chepesiuk (ProSeries 55 and MSC 4) has signed with manager Matthew Valentinas to represent him in all creative projects. This includes screenplays, books, articles, documentaries, consultancies and TV appearances. Before their initial meeting, Matthew Valentinas had followed Ron’s writing career and was a fan of his writing. See Valentinas’ client list on IMDBpro. Ron currently has one project
2019 Academy Contender Screenplays BEAUTIFUL BOY – Amazon THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS BOY ERASED DESTROYER EIGHTH GRADE IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS A QUIET PLACE SORRY TO BOTHER YOU THE FRONT RUNNER THE SISTERS BROTHERS ON THE BASIS OF SEX VICE 2018 Academy Contender Screenplays The Disaster Artist A24 Lady
2018 Oscar Contender Screenplays The Disaster Artist A24 The Florida Project A24 Lady Bird A24 Last Flag Flying Amazon The Lost City of Z Amazon Wonderstruck Amazon Breathe Bleeker Street The Man Who Invented Christmas Bleeker Street Beauty and the Beas Disney Thor: Ragnarok Disney Guardians of the Galaxy Disney / Marvel Coco – NEW Disney /