SELLING YOUR SCREENPLAY: Ep. 449 - Writing A Lifetime Movie With Richard Pierce

By Ashley Scott Meyers • September 22, 2022

This week Ashley Scott Meyers talks with returning guest, writer Richard Pierce. They talk about the art of writing and pitching a made for TV Movie for networks like Lifetime.

This week Ashley Scott Meyers talks with writer Richard Pierce. This is a returning guest, SYS 378 was his prior interview.

He talks about the art of writing and pitching a made for TV Movie for networks like Lifetime. Richard Pierce talks about the writing and development process for Do You Trust Your Boyfriend (AKA Killer Profile - 2021).

Topics also include how writing a made for TV movie (MOW or Movie Of the Week) is structured very differently than other screenplays.

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