Writing television sitcoms
by Smith, Evan S. 1956-
|Format:||Print Book 2009|
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This new edition of Writing Television Sitcoms features the essential information every would-be teleplay writer needs to know to break into the business, including: - Updated examples from contemporary shows such as 30 Rock, The Office and South Park - Shifts in how modern stories are structured - How to recognize changes in taste and censorship - The reality of reality television - How the Internet has created series development opportunities - A refined strategy for approaching agents and managers - How pitches and e-queries work - or don't - The importance of screenwriting competitions
Situation comedies (Television programs)
Television plays -- Technique.
|Publisher|| New York :Penguin Group,2009
|Edition||Rev. and expanded ed.|
"A Perigee book."
xviii, 331 pages ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages -324) and index.