Getting Your TV Script Read (PT29) - Paper Team




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Summary: Alex and Nick discuss strategies on getting your shiny new TV script read around town, and what to actually expect from your efforts.<br> Who should you want to read you? How do you know when you’re ready to be read? What should you send over? What if you don’t hear back?<br> The Paper Team has some recommendations…<br> SHOWNOTES<br> Content<br> 1 – Who you should get read by (0:39)<br><br> 2 – What to send and knowing when you’re ready to be read (4:48)<br><br> 3 – Expectations versus Reality (10:47)<br><br> Takeaways and Resources (21:12)<br> Links<br> <a href="https://www.tv-calling.com/how-to-meet-people-in-la-when-you-dont-know-anyone-pt03/">“How to Meet People in LA (When You Don’t Know Anyone)” (PT03)</a><br><br> <a href="https://www.tv-calling.com/networking-101-how-to-talk-with-people-in-hollywood-pt05/">Networking 101: How to Talk With People in Hollywood (PT05)</a><br><br> <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Second_City">The Second City</a><br><br> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kdrjzE1SE58">Starship Troopers – Would You Like to Know More? (Video)</a><br><br> <a href="https://www.seeso.com/">Seeso</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0717954/">Kay Reindl</a><br><br> <a href="https://www.tv-calling.com/how-to-follow-up-without-seeming-desperate-pt07/">“How to Follow Up (Without Seeming Desperate)” (PT07)</a><br> Resources<br> <a href="http://www.villagevoice.com/arts/i-will-not-read-your-fucking-script-6704899">“I Will Not Read Your Fucking Script” – Josh Olson</a><br><br> <a href="https://groups.google.com/forum/#!original/moderatedaltcomedystandup/9VaCh6mR76E/CuTQbSCKhUMJ">Louis C.K.’s Newsgroup Post</a><br> Special thanks to <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonjcohn">Jason J. Cohn</a> for helping us edit this episode.<br> If you enjoyed this episode (and others), please consider leaving us an iTunes review at <a href="http://paperteam.co/itunes">paperteam.co/itunes</a>! :)<br> You can find Paper Team on Twitter:<br><br> Alex – <a href="https://twitter.com/TVCalling">@TVCalling</a><br><br> Nick – <a href="https://twitter.com/_njwatson">@_njwatson</a><br><br> If you have any questions, comments or feedback, you can e-mail us: ask@paperteam.co<br>