Top 50 Announced - 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition (Pilots)

September 19, 2019

Top 50 Announced - 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition (Pilots)

Top 50 Pilots - 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition

Roadmap Writers is excited to announce the Top 50 pilots for the 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition.

The scripts from this year's competition spanned every genre under the sun and moved readers to feel a wide range of emotions. We laughed, we cried, and sometimes even had to sleep with the lights on.

JumpStart leverages the reach and resources of Roadmap Writers to advocate for these talented emerging voices and put their work in front of dedicated and hungry industry professionals. This year's judging panel includes execs and reps from companies such as Echo Lake, Good Fear, Circle of Confusion, MGM, Lit Entertainment, Zero Gravity, and many more.

So while we still have a several weeks until we announce our Grand Prize winners in November, we just wanted to take a moment and say thank you for being a part of this year’s competition.

And now we’re pleased to announce the...

Top 50 Pilots

ALTERED Evyn Williams
BARBARIC Jason Cho
BASTARDS Erin Muroski
BEST EXES Haley Manrique
BIG STICK Linda MacPherson Davidson
BLACK BONNIE Jeremy Colvin
BRUTAL JOURNEY Tom Freyer
CARPETBAGGERS Matt Thomas
CIVILIZED Amanda Samaroo
COMPLEX Zack Frizzell
DOUBLE DADS Jessica Burnett
EVERYBODY DIES!: COMPANY RETREAT Emily Wahlund
FALLING WITH INTENT Richard Kang
FINDING SATOSHI Shruti Saran
GENTRIFIED Christopher Levi
HEXAGON Grant Boman Harvey
HOLY FIRE Mike Roe & Kristiana Roe
IN CHRYSALIS: OVUM Nelson Downend
KILLING IT Chance Muehleck
LEFT BANK Dimitri Neos
MACABRE Kelly Krause
MACDADDY'S Ross Zimmerman
MAWASHI MAN Joshua Sackheim
MISMATCH Martin Blinder
NAMELESS Christopher Backs
OPS Kerrod Williams
PIPELINE Brian Golden
PLAGUE Alyssa Devine & Griffin Devine
POLYESTER Sarah Chang Tadayon
PRIDE & PRESIDENT John Pisano-Thomsen
PROXY Alison Lani
REDFLAGS Nathan Patton
ROBIN HOOD Cooper Smith
RUST Justin Moran
SALVATION SHIP Kristine Eckert
SEX Tyler Spiers
SIGNS + WONDERS Liz Maestri
SMALL KINE Samuel Nuñez
THE CLUB K.W.D.
THE DIVINITY CYCLE Nelson Downend
THE LOTUS EATER Jay Furby
THE MORAL ANIMAL Daniel J Hogan
THE RILEY SHOW Michael Slater & Cooper Gegan
THE SENSUALIST Suzanne Griffin
THE SISTERHOOD Lanie Siegel
THE WOODHULL Lynda Brendish
THE WRONG CANDIDATE John Ravitz
THRIVING LIKE THE COHENS Lauren Shook
VERY FINE PEOPLE Jonathan Katz
ZERO SUM Matthew O'Connell

Click here to view the 2019 JumpStart Competition TOP 50 FEATURES!





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