Re: Writing on Spec Question
If you do it -
- You have to LOVE LOVE LOVE the idea.
- Make sure you own the concept and content, including all revisions free and clear, if he can't get it going somewhere or if you decide to part over creative differences. If he says no to this, walk.
- Get a timeline from him in terms of how long the process will be to get it to buyers once it's completed, including making additional attachments like directors, actors. Make sure you are comfortable with that and are also allowed to show the content as a sample to acquire work.
- Find out how many rewrites he expects. As in 1st draft, 2nd and polish.