Writing Television Sitcoms

Writing Television Sitcoms

Book - 2009
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New edition of the popular screenwriting guide!

Writing Television Sitcoms is the ultimate all-in-one guide to writing a funny script, pitching a new show, and launching a successful career. AS digital technology reshapes the television industry, this new and expanded edition explains how today's writers can get ahead of the curve. Features include-

A complete description of premise-driven comedy, a proven method for 'writing funny from the ground up'
Numerous examples from new and classic shows
Advice from top writer-producers
A thorough look at how sitcom story models are changing
Complete script layout guidelines for all three formats
Tips on how new-media developments can help you break into the business

Publisher: New York : Penguin Group, 2009.
Edition: Rev. and expanded ed.
ISBN: 9780399535376
Branch Call Number: 808.22 SMITH 2009
Characteristics: xviii, 331 p. ; 23 cm.


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