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How to find out the best screenplay writer

August 22, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

I am here with my new blog to discuss about a screenplay writerand who will be the best screenplay writer to hire.


If you are a movie director or producer, you want to make some movie but unable to get a perfect script for that, then you should look for a screenplay writer who can make all these things possible by his pen, so what a screenplay writer is and how you will get the best screenplay writer to hire.


All the questions that are arising in your mind will be answered in this blog.


First of all, we will know about a screen play writer.


A screenwriter or screenplay writer is a writer who usually writes for the TV programmes, Books and for Movies etc.


So what are those things that you should look when you are hiring your screenwriter, Lets discuss about it.


1. Define your project to the screenwriter which you are hiring, But before this you must have to be clear about your project so that your screenwriter may not face any difficulties while writing for you, beside this if you provide the full information about your project to the writer he may add some interesting thing to make your story look amazing.


2. Before hiring a screenplay writer you should research about that writer at least  once in his area, Does he fulfilling your expectation or not, You can also take the help of internet while hiring a writer it will provide you the best screenplay writer according to your choice.


3. After selecting the screenwriter, you must discuss about the main thing and that is about the money which you are going to pay him for this project, if he agrees in your budget and shows interest to work with you, then i think you shouldn't make any delay to start your project with him.


4. There is one more and easy way to find the best screenwriter for your project and that is advertisement, Place your ads in newspapers, magazines and internet, post the requirements of your project and also don't forget to mention there how much you are going to pay for this, Interested one will not make any delay to contact you there will be so many writers who will show interest towards your ads and you will get too many options to choose the best screenwriter for you.


5. The last thing that you should know about your screenwriter is behavior and nature of him, For this you will have to meet your screenwriter and discuss about your topic and feel how he is treating you , If his makes you feel better then congrats you have got your best screenwriter.


These are some of the things that you should look in your screenwriter before hiring him or her.

 

So, that’s all about this topic and I hope I could satisfy you with my words, If yet you feel something is missing then don't forget to email us. 

Screenplay Help

July 24, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

Professional Screenwriter since 1995.  Professional Screenplay Ghostwriter since 2007. Experienced in Comedy, Family, Adventure, Suspense, Drama and Spiritual films.  Specialize in Story and Character Development for feature film screenplays and new TV Series.

Suzanne has written over fifty screenplay help topics, including scripts which have been optioned, produced and/or in development.  She has previously lived in Los Angeles and New York City and is currently residing in the Boston area where she is originally from.  She offers screenplay ghostwriting and TV writing services to a vast array of clients, including helping clients to write and develop new screenplays and TV shows.

Screenplay & TV Series Marketing Strategies

Many writers try their own methods for selling scripts.  Some use the following websites who producers use to find new talent and new writers.  Others try contacting producers directly and some try Skype pitch fests. See which appeals to you and give a few of the following a try.

Give InkTip, Blacklist and Specscout a Try

InkTip has a large database of producers who are continually looking for screenplay Help.  For a fee, they will list your logline in a brochure/magazine that goes out to over 5,000 production companies.  You can also pay to post your entire script and get it read by producers.

Get Lists of Producers Accepting New Writers and Scripts

There are a few places that list producers who are looking for scripts. One of them is the International Screenwriting Association.  Also Research Independent Producers and see if they are accepting ‘new’ writers and new material.  If not, you can still call them up.  Get to know the producers.  If you can strike up a relationship with them, or who answers their phone, you’ll be surprised what may happen.   Many movies have been made this way.  Where do you find them?  Google, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and writer’s groups, etc.

Build Personal Relationships with Producers on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn

They’re out there, but when you meet them, you need to become part of their world.  At some point along the way, you’ll tell them about your script.   Be discrete and maintain the relationship for the future.  See Screenwriting U for a list of 200 Producers on Twitter.

Use Script Coverage Services that Send Out 'Recommends'

Most coverage services give either a ‘pass, consider, or recommend’ on a script.  A few coverage services will send scripts that get a ‘recommend’ out to producers that request such material.  Some of these coverage services have personal relationships with industry professionals who are actively seeking new talent, new writers and new projects.

Try Teleconferences or Podcasts with Producers

Creative Screenwriting Magazine does podcast with writers, producers, and directors. How that will help you?  Because it gets you a clear idea of what producers are looking for and how the business side of the process works. So you’re better prepared when you get that call from a producer.

Join Screenwriters On-Line (chats with Producers)

Screenplay Help On-Line has online chats with producers who have agreed in advance to read your query letter.  So you get double value – learn what they need, then send a query letter that will be read.

Try an Online Pitch-Fest

This is definitely something we’ll be seeing more of in the future – online real-time meetings with actual producers.   Sitting at your computer, you are face-to-face with a producer who listens to your pitch.

Consider a Sherwood Oaks Producer Event

Sherwood Oaks Experimental College puts on three-day events where you meet producers as part of a group.  It is a low-stress way to learn the industry and build up a list of Hollywood contacts.

Get Your Script Reviewed

It is important to know your brand new ‘original’ script is ready to be ‘sold’ before you start marketing it to Producers.  Script reviews by industry professionals verifies that your project is ready to sell and that is reaching its ‘target’ audience.  Scripts that are given a ‘consider or recommend’ by Industry readers are usually given some attention and passed on to Producers.  Some companies use such services to recruit new writers and new scripts.  Getting your script reviewed confirms that your story is ready to pitch and confirms that you are on the right track with your original new ‘story’ and unique set of characters.  Have the Right Marketing Materials Ready

For a feature screenplay this includes the query letter and the actual script. The script should be written in Final Draft script (110-120 pages max).  Hopefully, the script has already been reviewed by industry professionals and is considered ready to be sold.  That means you have gotten good reviews with either a ‘consider’ or ‘recommend’ as a review. For a TV series that includes the Treatment and the first Episode, also written in Final Draft (60 pages max).  The treatment includes a well-written logline and brief description of the entire TV show as well as a few episodes (briefly described) that will make up the entire first season of the show, as well as in-depth character descriptions.

Register Your Script & Treatment Materials On-line

All professional scriptwriters register their materials before having them reviewed and before trying to market them.   They use both The Writer’s Guild of America (see website) and also The US Copyright Office in Washington, DC to protect their material.  People recommend using both to make sure ALL their materials is protected from theft  – which is rare if you are dealing with a legitimate film or TV company.  Do research about the Producer and the Film or TV company before submitting material when ever possible.

For more visit  Screenplay help       

About Author

General Background

Professional Screenwriter since 1995.  Professional Screenplay Ghostwriter since 2007. Experienced in Comedy, Family, Adventure, Suspense, Drama and Spiritual films.  Specialize in Story and Character Development for feature film screenplays and new TV Series.

Suzanne has written over fifty screenplays, including scripts which have been optioned, produced and/or in development.  She has previously lived in Los Angeles and New York City and is currently residing in the Boston area where she is originally from.  She offers screenplay ghostwriting and TV writing services to a vast array of clients, including helping clients to write and develop new screenplays and TV shows.

Education

Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts, NYC Film Division – MFA in Screenwriting Graduated with Honors  (3-year program)

Hampshire College, Amherst, MA – BA in Narrative Film, Screenwriting & Play writing.

Book Polishing Service

July 18, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

 

After reading and evaluating your book, I will suggest in either the book itself or through notes what needs to be changed or improved upon. The focus will be on how the story flows in terms of the structure and chapter layout, as well as the overall theme and character elements.  The editing will also focus on how well the characters evolve or if they need improvements, including adding more depth to them and occasional dialogue to make them stand out more.  Details to description are also addressed as well as the ending and overall take away – the theme and message – of the book and how well it impacts the reader.

Some edits include actual eliminations, moving of paragraphs or text and/or restructuring book chapters.  Outline and flow of the story is also addressed.  If the story and characters are in need of additional development, it is possible the book needs to go through a development process.  See screenplay story development for that process.  All of the needs of the book will be addressed in the initial evaluation of the book and provided in notes to the Author so they can determine if they want to use my Book Editing, Book Ghostwriting, or Book Polishing services.  Each book is different and requires a different amount of work, based on the Author’s previous writing experience and background. 

The first step to hiring me to help you with your book is to get your book evaluated.  I can then see what you are trying to write about and make a more detailed and informed attempt at offering help with the project.  I will detail in notes what needs to be improved upon and what is working as is.   Once the Author receives the notes he or she can determine if they agree with the evaluation and want to hire me, the writer, to help them improve their book.

As a book writer, you must be able to communicate both through emails and phone. You must also have something written out and completed – hopefully a full first draft of the book – which is more than just having an ‘idea for a book’ and wanting someone else to help develop and write it for you.  A book is a very personal thing and must come from the ‘author’s’ voice first.  That means all the characters already written down as well as the basic story and written out by the original author, before someone can help them improve on the book.

 

I do not spend hours or days listening to clients tell me about their ‘stories’ and writing down this information for them, as this would take far too long.  Once the first draft of the book is written out, you can then work with professional script writer to help you improve upon what you have created and get the book to a more professional level.  Again, book writing is a very personal experience and must come from the original author’s mind FIRST before hiring a book editor or ghostwriter.

 

Book polishing  service is done for books that are generally in good shape and need only minor editing, improvements or polishing.  This includes making the changes on the page for the author, and not by including them in separate notes. 

The book would also have to be reviewed first and evaluated as a potential project that feel I can help the author improve.  If we agree on the improvements and changes, I can make them myself on the page for the author.  Once completed, the Author then can keep the changes as they are, eliminate them, improve or incorporate them in the book how they see fit.

 

About Author

General Background

Professional Screenwriter since 1995.  Professional Screenplay Ghostwriter since 2007. Experienced in Comedy, Family, Adventure, Suspense, Drama and Spiritual films.  Specialize in Story and Character Development for feature film screenplays and new TV Series.

Suzanne has written over fifty screenplays, including scripts which have been optioned, produced and/or in development.  She has previously lived in Los Angeles and New York City and is currently residing in the Boston area where she is originally from.  She offers screenplay ghostwriting and TV writing services to a vast array of clients, including helping clients to write and develop new screenplays and TV shows.

Education

Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts, NYC Film Division – MFA in Screenwriting Graduated with Honors  (3-year program)

Hampshire College, Amherst, MA – BA in Narrative Film, Screenwriting & Playwriting

 

For more visit  Book Polishing Service

 

 

 

 

 

script writer

July 6, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

The Goal

If you are searching for a professional screenwriter or TV script writer and have a truly unique and original story you wish to tell - then you have already taken the first step towards success. My professional screenwriting and TV script writing service has a proven track record of taking unique and original story ideas and transforming them into highly polished, commercially marketable projects that meet all of Hollywood's and the TV Industry strict writing standards.

I begin the Screenwriter and TV Script Writer process by sorting through all your ideas and organizing them into a highly structured outline (see the story and character development process). This ensures that your project has what it takes to meet all the demands of the market, before the writing begins. It also ensures that your project has all the KEY story elements required for a professional script or TV series to make it in a competitive industry. This includes focusing on the theme and genre, adding a rock solid structure, as well as having unique and original characters. Together, these key story elements ensure that your script has what all producers crave most -- a richly defined original story with unforgettable characters, presented in a solid genre.

As many of my repeat clients can testify, hiring a professional screenwriter can save lots of time and money by simply eliminated the many mistakes other less educated and trained writers all make. I can take your project 'from concept to completion' by guiding you through the process of my experience in crafting a well written script without wasting time on rewrites or edits. As a professional screenwriter educated at one of the top film schools in the country, I can ensure your script gets the right treatment the first time and will stand out from the rest. Get the screenwriting help you deserve by hiring a professional screenwriter who has spent years helping clients achieve their screenwriting and TV script writing goals with minimal time and effort. For those new to this site, read testimonies of other screenwriting clients who I have helped as a professional screenplay and TV script writer ghostwriter. I can assure you, your screenwriting or TV series script Writing project will be treated with the respect and talent it deserves.

About Author

General Background

 

Professional Screenwriter since 1995.  Professional Screenplay Ghostwriter since 2007. Experienced in Comedy, Family, Adventure, Suspense, Drama and Spiritual films.  Specialize in Story and Character Development for feature film screenplays and new TV Series.

Suzanne has written over fifty screenplays, including scripts which have been optioned, produced and/or in development.  She has previously lived in Los Angeles and New York City and is currently residing in the Boston area where she is originally from.  She offers screenplay ghostwriting and TV writing services to a vast array of clients, including helping clients to write and develop new screenplays and TV shows.

Education

Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts, NYC Film Division – MFA in Screenwriting Graduated with Honors  (3-year program)

Hampshire College, Amherst, MA – BA in Narrative Film, Screenwriting & Playwriting

How to choose a best screenplay writer to hire

June 28, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

Hello friends, I am here with my new blog in which we are going to discuss about a screenwriter and best screenwriter for hire.

 

So, If you are a director who wants to make a short film but unable to get the story about your film or you are a renowned person and want your story to be published among the peoples then one picture come to your mind and that is about screenwriter, Be with this blog to the last point because you are going to know some relevant ideas about how you can get the best screenwriter for hire.

 

First of all, Let us be clear about what a screen writer is?

 

A screenwriter or screenplay writer is a writer who usually writes for the TV programmers, Books and for Movies etc.

 

So what are those things that you should look when you are hiring your screenwriter, Lets discuss about it.

 

1. Define your project to the screenwriter which you are hiring, But before this you must have to be clear about your project so that your screenwriter may not face any difficulties while writing for you, beside this if you provide the full information about your project to the writer he may add some interesting thing to make your story look amazing.

 

2.Before hiring a screenplay writer you should research about that writer at least  once in his area, Does he fulfilling your expectation or not, You can also take the help of internet while hiring a writer it will provide you the best screenplay writer according to your choice.

 

3. After selecting the screenwriter, you must discuss about the main thing and that is about the money which you are going to pay him for this project, If he agrees in your budget and shows interest to work with you, then I think you shouldn't make any delay to start your project with him.

 

4. There is one more and easy way to find the best screenwriter for your project and that is advertisement, Place your ads in newspapers, magazines and internet, post the requirements of your project and also don't forget to mention there how much you are going to pay for this, Interested one will not make any delay to contact you there will be so many writers who will show interest towards your ads and you will get too many options to choose the best screenwriter for you.

 

5. The last thing that you should know about your screenwriter is behavior and nature of him, For this you will have to meet your screenwriter and discuss about your topic and feel how he is treating you, If his makes you feel better then congrats you have got your best screenwriter.

 

These are some of the things that you should look in your screenwriter before hiring him or her.

 

So, that’s all about this topic and I hope I could satisfy you with my words, If yet you feel something is missing then don't forget to email us.

How to become a Good Screenplay Writer

June 12, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

Are you well enough in writing??? Can you write about everything in brief? Then congrats you can easily make your career in the field of screenplay writer.

 

Nowadays peoples love to watch TV very much , they really loves to watch serials ,web series etc and if you have a good writing skills , your mind is creative and then you can easily find a career in the field of screenplay write.

 

So, if you want to build your career as a screenplay writer then i am going to tell you some of the necessary things and qualities that you must have in yourself.

 

Some of the necessary things that you should have in yourself to be a good screenplay writer.

 

1. Good writing and expanding skill

 

Most essential thing to make a career in this field is to have a writing potential in yourself, if you have been given any subject to write about then you have to write in brief and to expand it as much as you can. Successful writers have the great writing ability and they understand very well while writing any script, how and when to create a drama so that the script be more interesting.

 

2. Productive mind to create some stories by yourself

 

Having a good writing skill may help you to be a good writer but it won't help you much if you don't have a creative mind, you must have the ability to make a script more interesting with the help of your creative mind, creativity also helps you to make a story longer and full of enjoyment. Probably you will not find too many successful script writers without having a creative mind.

 

3. Be always in discipline

 

As we all know discipline is very important wherever you go , whatever you do so in this case also discipline make a huge impact in building your career , you have to quite disciplined in writing on a regular basis, because some days will also come and go when you won't get anything to write on but then your discipline will say whether you are going to make a successful career in this field or not.

 

4. Hard working ability

 

As if you become a renowned screenplay writer you will get too many projects and scripts to write within a very short interval of time like you are working for any projects and you get another project at the same time and you will have to complete both in a few days, even though their stories and scripts are different but you have to write and write well indeed then you must have the ability to deliver your best at that time and don't get panic under pressure.

 

These were some of the things you should have in yourself or you have to develop this quality in yourself to be a good screenplay writer.

 

So friends, that's all for this topic, i hope you all will like my tips and ideas and follow them for sure.

What is a Book Ghostwriter and What their Job is?

June 6, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

 

A book ghostwriter is who writes books, journalistic works, speeches, or other contents by the person who is called the author, in other words we can say a ghost writer is an experienced writer who writes articles, books or novel for someone else. Famous celebrities, executives and political leaders often hire best book ghostwriters to write their autobiographies, magazine, articles, or any other kind of writing material. In the field of music ghostwriters are often used to write the lyrics of the song and instrumental pieces. Screenplay authors also make use of ghostwriters to either edit their scripts or rewrite to improve the script.

 

What does a book ghostwriter do?

 

1. The main and important responsibility for a book writer is to write for those, who is renowned in this field and to write according to the subject given by the author to him.

 

2. A Ghostwriter can write for someone who has a creative concept or idea in his mind but lack of skills to write about it, in this case the experience of a ghost writer can help him to make his project successful.

 

3. A Ghostwriter generally uses the research materials, knowledge and experience of someone else to put them into writing and to increase his writing skills.

 

4. If a Ghostwriter collaborates with an author then he has to work for the author in his office and according to the command and script given by the author.

 

Basic education needs for a Ghostwriter.

 

The minimum requirement to become a ghostwriter is you have to be qualified diploma in a high school. But to have the best advantage in this work, a graduate degree in English, Journalism, Communications or any subject in arts is necessary. Short term courses in writing will also make them a perfectly edged writer.

 

A great experience in writing can also give benefit to the ghostwriter in where he himself can be a journalist, an author or a freelance writer.

 

Some types of Ghostwriter.

 

Non Fiction

 

Nonfiction ghostwriters are those who are widely used by famous celebrities and popular public figures to write their autobiography or memoirs by ghostwriters, they pay heavy amount for this to the writer.

 

Fiction

 

Fiction ghost writers are those who are being hired by some renowned publishers, this type of ghost writers usually write only for that particular company, they get their salary monthly.

 

Website

 

Some websites, blogs or content or any kind of writing project are ghostwritten by a ghostwriter, because the author probably doesn't have enough time to write for his website so basically they hire a experienced ghostwriter to write for him, in this case Ghost writers are being paid by each blogs or contents written by them and according to the fixed price.

 

These are some of the types of the ghostwriters you should know about; beside this there are also so many types of Ghostwriters.

 

That's all about this blog, I hope my above mentioned words helped you a lot to understand about a ghost writer and what they do. If you want to know more about anything then don't forget to give your important mail to us.

 

Scope for a Scriptwriter at Present and in Future

May 29, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

A script writer is a writer who writes screenplay stories for television, movies and for any kind of comics , they are actually good at writing and their creativity level is beyond your thinking, if you also have these kind of writing ability, creative writing and you are passionate about writing stories or any kind of copies, then in present you have lots of scope in script writing to take your career to the next level and you can be a good script writer in demand the only precaution to be a good writer is not to copy anyone’s word just be yourself and write whatever you knows the .

In this article i am going to give you some of my thoughts about where you can build your career in this field, so friends do read this blog completely.

1. Poetry.

If you are good at rhyming and you have interest in writing poems or any good kind of rhymes then you have great opportunities in building a career in the poetry field, becoming a poet can explore your career as you want.

2. Journalism.

If you are interested in news and love to watch news and have knowledge about the world enough, then you can find a career in script writing in the field of journalism but you have to be good at describing any news in brief.

3. Novel Writer.

Reading novel is a much more interesting thing, now a days every young and old people like to read novels in their free times it gives them knowledge about the past and present , if you are interested in writing novels then you have great opportunities in building a career as a novelist.

4. Story Writer

As i always say that if you want to be a good script writer you have to be creative, if you have creative mind you can create much more concocted stories according to your choice, you can stories for kids and can become a very popular writer among them by writing some interesting stories for them, a story writer always has a bright future.

5. TV series writer.

If you are interesting in building a career in the field of TV series writing then literally it's a good choice, the salary of TV series is also decent nowadays most of the people loves to watch movies, so demands of TV series writers has also increased, all you have to do that just be unique and don't try to copy any script from any writer because that will not going to help you much to build your image in this field.

These were some of the main scopes in present and hopefully will be in future too; beside this also there are so many scopes in this field which you can choose to building career.

So friends i hope you all will love my words and also i hope that i could successfully addressed all your worries.

HOW TO BECOME GOOD A TV WRITER

May 20, 2019 by SUZANNE ELIZABETH GILLIS  

There is a huge demand of writer with the digitization of the world. To give any kind of information to public there is three ways, writing, animation and voice. And among these writing is loved by most of the people. So here we are going to talk about writing. We all spend our much time on watching television. So there is huge demand of a TV writer. Either you want to be a TV writer or have some project and want TV writer for hire. Being TV writer is not a small things you must know several skills to become a TV writer. And at the same place to get a quality writer you should also have knowledge about Best TV writer for hire.

 

Let's talk here first about the qualities needed for a TV writer -

  1. Writing quality is superior.
  2. You need the common writing then they will capture the reader's attention and get them interested.
  3. Consider your readers and what information they are going to search useful and helpful.
  4. Think about your readers first. Don’t think much of SEO.
  5. Find the Good writer you can pay them what they deserve. It’s absolutely worth it.
  6. Need to know your niche and accordingly search for academic writers.
  7. Ask for previous work samples before handing over project.

 

Now we will focus on the things that is useful to be a TV writer and to hire a TV writer -

 

  1. Check in very carefully about the topic, which is asked for: - Unlike a brief story or a completely unique, the shape of a play script relies around dialogue, instead of prose or description. The big rule out screenwriting is, you're writing visually. Movies area unit a series of pictures, therefore the pictures in your play script ought to be hanging and interesting.
  2. Search for different screenplay examples: - There are units many screenplays that area unit thought-about nearly good, like the play script for the 1942 classic “Casablanca”. Other play script examples illustrate the various ways that you'll be able to manipulate with the shape.
  3. Focus on the main topic within the example screenplays: - The title cards show the setting of the scene, typically with specific or general timestamps.
  4. Read the previous formats of screenplay: - Screenplays area unit formatted otherwise than alternative styles of writing. The format of a screenplay is very specific and can involve a lot of tabbing and hitting Enter if you are working in a word processing document. You can use code that will the data format for you, like Final Draft, Scrivener, and Movie Magic. You can additionally access basic versions of play script data format programs without charge on-line.
  5. Note the descriptions of setting and character: - These are also very important to note down all the things that may be required late.

 

Now if we talk about what’s the future career opportunity of a TV writer -

Freelancing, you can work as a freelancer for YouTube video as a writer; you can also work in TV serials, web series.

 

If you are really good as a TV writer then some television channel companies can permanently hire you. There were some basics about TV writer to hire and to become a TV writer.