🎉 KRISTIN KONIG, Talent & Literary Manager, MGMT Entertainment
Clients include Dan Levy (Emmy-winning writer/actor/producer SCHITT’S CREEK), Janet McTeer, June Diane Raphael, Samantha Mathis, Sean Hatosy, and more.
🎉 SETH GORDON, Director and Producer, Exhibit A Film Company
Seth Gordon started in documentary film and went on to direct several studio feature films: FOUR CHRISTMASES, HORRIBLE BOSSES, and IDENTITY THIEF, all of which grossed over $100M domestically. Gordon has directed eleven pilots for Sony Television and all of them have gone to series. They include: THE GOLDBERGS, THE GOOD DOCTOR, SNEAKY PETE, LINCOLN, and ATYPICAL. Most recently he directed the AppleTV pilot of FOR ALL MANKIND.
🎉 LANG FISHER, TV Writer and Showrunner
Lang is Co-Creator and Executive Producer of the acclaimed Netflix series NEVER HAVE I EVER. She was a writer and producer on three seasons of BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, five seasons of THE MINDY PROJECT, and staff writer on the Emmy-nominated final season of 30 ROCK, where an episode she co-wrote was named to Variety’s “25 Best TV Episodes of the Decade.”
🎉 CAROLINE RECHSTEINER, Director, Comedy Development, Warner Bros. Entertainment
Caroline Rechsteiner is Director of Comedy Development at Warner Bros. Television, the studio behind broadcast hits such as MOM, YOUNG SHELDON and GOD FRIENDED ME, and streaming and cable shows SHRILL, THE KOMINSKY METHOD and TED LASSO, among many others..
🎉 PHIL AUGUSTA JACKSON, TV Writer and Co-Producer
Writer, Television Producer and Performer Phil Augusta Jackson is Co-Executive Producer of HBO’s INSECURE, was a writer on BROOKLYN 99, and his new show GRAND CREW premieres on NBC in the Fall of 2021. He got his start in Comedy at New York’s renowned Upright Citizen’s Brigade.
🎉 BRANDON LOUREIRO, Manager of Development, Strong Baby Productions
Brandon is helping to build a slate of projects in both film and television at Jonah Hill’s Strong Baby Productions. Brandon was previously a Development Coordinator at Paramount Pictures and also worked in production and development at Lionsgate, DreamWorks Animation, and Fox.
🎉 ROBERT GATI, Comedy Orginal Programming Executive, Hulu
Rob Gati is a Comedy executive in Hulu’s Originals department, where he has overseen series such as PEN15, RAMY, CATCH-22, DOLLFACE, FUTURE MAN, CASUAL, and DIFFICULT PEOPLE, amongst others. Gati also launched Hulu’s new animation initiative, with recent shows including SOLAR OPPOSITES, CROSSING SWORDS, ANIMANIACS, and an upcoming slate of Marvel animated series.
If you’re writing a funny feature or TV script, this comedy screenwriting competition is for you. Our Hollywood jury is eager to read the finalists.
The chosen winners will receive cash, introductions to literary managers, one-on-one career development consulting with the ScreenCraft team, and circulation of your screenplay to our industry judges, mentors and partners.
Past ScreenCraft winners have been hired by producers, optioned their projects to studios, and signed with top representatives at CAA, WME, 3 Arts Entertainment, United Talent Agency, Anonymous Content, Paradigm Talent Agency, Untitled, ICM, Bellevue Productions, Lit Entertainment, Writ Large and many others. See more ScreenCraft success stories here.
FINAL Deadline is today, April 30th.