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Forum: Television 07-27-2006, 09:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 881
Posted By Bennytown
ITV Festival this weekend in L.A.

The fest begins tonight, but take a looksie and see if you can make it out and support these independent pilots.

If anyone is interested, this Sunday July 30th at 1pm, I'll be amongst others on a...
Forum: Writing TV 07-27-2006, 09:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 743
Posted By Bennytown
Re: getting on a sketch/variety show

Thanks.

If anyone is interested, this Sunday July 30th at 1pm, I'll be amongst others on a writer's panel Q & A at the ITV Festival. Check out the link:

www.itvfest.org

Thanks!
Forum: Writing TV 07-20-2006, 09:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 743
Posted By Bennytown
Re: getting on a sketch/variety show

K, this is a two year old thread, but I've just been hired by MadTV as a writer on staff. My manager got me the interview.

They asked for three seperate sketches:

Topical
Parody
My own unique...
Forum: Films 05-17-2006, 04:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,392
Posted By Bennytown
Re: "World Trade Center" Trailer

I couldn't agree more, sparrow!
Forum: Business Questions and Advice 05-01-2006, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,032
Posted By Bennytown
Best months of the year for scripts?

What months of the year are best for pushing your scripts to production companies and studios? I assume December and January are slow due to holiday season, but hows about the rest of the year?

-B
Forum: Producers, Production Companies, Studios & Networks 04-27-2006, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,364
Posted By Bennytown
"Untitled" Company

My apologize for not knowing more about this, but I've heard about this company called Untitled and that they take finished scripts around to name stars for you to help with getting it sold to...
Forum: Producers, Production Companies, Studios & Networks 04-01-2006, 10:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 846
Posted By Bennytown
Albie Hecht at Worldwide Biggies

So, after pitching my idea for a feature script around town with Gerber Pictures, the response I got was "Sounds great, however, it's not for us...write a script for a new idea and we'll give it a...
Forum: Producers, Production Companies, Studios & Networks 03-16-2006, 02:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,218
Posted By Bennytown
Re: Anyone heard of this company?

Sorry, no. Not mine.
Forum: Producers, Production Companies, Studios & Networks 03-16-2006, 10:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,218
Posted By Bennytown
Anyone heard of this company?

I came across this on iFilm. Pretty funny...a little disturbing.

At the end it says Sweet Feet Films produced it. I can't seem to place where I've heard of this company....
Forum: Television 12-24-2005, 11:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,196
Posted By Bennytown
Re: What's The Funniest One-Liner Ever From SNL?

Hard to choose one line from it, but the scene with Richard Pryor in a job interview with Chevy Chase is still a classic!
Forum: Television 12-17-2005, 05:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By Bennytown
Re: Pop Culture Shows

I meant more of the 80's and 90's.
Forum: Television 12-17-2005, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By Bennytown
Pop Culture Shows

My question is: What would you do with all of the pop culture stuff out there? What type of format would you guys create with it? I'd most likely do some sort of talk show type thingy with it...but,...
Forum: Films 10-11-2005, 12:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,362
Posted By Bennytown
It's James Blonde

Daniel Craig is the new James Bond....but who cares?
Forum: Producers, Production Companies, Studios & Networks 10-06-2005, 10:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,631
Posted By Bennytown
Re: Warner Brothers Pitch

You wouldn't accept that? I highly doubt if you were in the position to get story credit and some dough over no deal at all, you'd walk....
Forum: Producers, Production Companies, Studios & Networks 10-02-2005, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,631
Posted By Bennytown
Re: Warner Brothers Pitch

My manager sent me around to a few places to pitch an idea. They loved it, and we've been getting it ready for WB for the past few months.

-Me
Forum: Producers, Production Companies, Studios & Networks 10-01-2005, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,631
Posted By Bennytown
Warner Brothers Pitch

I went in with the DOD from a production company who has a first look deal with WB. The pitch lasted 15 minutes, and we chatted about it for another 45 minutes afterwards. He wanted me to retool a...
Forum: Television 09-03-2005, 09:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,411
Posted By Bennytown
Thumbs down Re: Rockstar:INXS

The single gayest show I have ever seen...even though I saw only 4 minutes of the black guy complaining about not being picked.
Forum: Producers, Production Companies, Studios & Networks 09-01-2005, 07:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 927
Posted By Bennytown
Matt Reilly??

I finally have a date to go in and pitch with the production company I've been working with for the past few months. We're going in to pitch to Matt Reilly of Warner Brothers. Has anyone dealt with...
Forum: Films 08-17-2005, 11:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,581
Posted By Bennytown
Re: The Pianist vs. Schnidler's List

The Pianist had more laughs.
Forum: Business Questions and Advice 08-06-2005, 10:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 888
Posted By Bennytown
Thumbs up Re: What Did You Do First?

I wrote a script (comedy) and sent it in to Scriptblaster. That got me a manager. My manager sent out my script which got me meetings. Thanks to those meetings I started last season as a writer on...
Forum: Television 08-03-2005, 08:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 730
Posted By Bennytown
NBC seeking urgent laughs

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Attention comedy writers: NBC wants your passion projects. Quickly.

That's the message the struggling network is putting out around town, according to sources, to...
Forum: Business Questions and Advice 08-03-2005, 08:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 674
Posted By Bennytown
Forum: Business Questions and Advice 08-03-2005, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 674
Posted By Bennytown
Payment for treatments

Okay, I've been working with an executive for the past two months on a treatment. Everytime I hand something in he comments on how it's always a step forward. I know he's happy with what he's...
Forum: Business Questions and Advice 07-14-2005, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,265
Posted By Bennytown
Re: Going in to pitch

Hey Kid,

Thanks.

Gerber read another script I wrote which they had no interest in, however, it got me a meeting. I went in there with a pitch for a new idea. They loved it and immediately started...
Forum: Business Questions and Advice 07-13-2005, 10:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,265
Posted By Bennytown
Re: Going in to pitch

Thanks for all of the advice.

I'm going in to pitch to a Warner Brothers CE with a development exec from Gerber Pictures and also a Warner Brothers consultant. I've been working with both of them...
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