TV Pilot Writing: Building the Skeleton of Your Show

TV Pilot Writing: Building the Skeleton of Your Show

So you’ve got an interesting idea for a pilot and rich, complex characters. What now? A great method for working on your pilot is to start small and expand from there. So begin with your logline – the story of your pilot in one sentence, the “who, what, where” of your...
TV Pilot Writing: Developing Your World of Characters

TV Pilot Writing: Developing Your World of Characters

Writing an original pilot can be just as daunting as writing a feature, though shorter in length. While a feature captures a moment in time, a pilot begins a longer journey. In a pilot, you need to tell a complete story, while also introducing the potential for many...