• 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