Carley Whitt

Showrunner's Assistant, NBC Universal

About Your Host

Carley is a writer, currently working as a Showrunner's Assistant to Lang Fisher, Co-Creator and Executive Producer of Never Have I Ever on Netflix. She works closely with EPs, reading staffing samples and sitting in on meetings with potential writers. She sees first-hand what comedy Showrunners look for in lower level writers' samples and how they decide who to bring into the room. Before working on Never Have I Ever, Carley was the Writers' PA on Four Weddings and a Funeral on Hulu. She also worked as an intern and assistant at the Warner Brothers' TV Writers' Workshop, where she helped read submissions and learned how participants are selected, as well as sat in on the workshop sessions. She was a Screenwriting Teaching Assistant at Interlochen Arts Camp. Carley earned BFA in Writing for TV and Film at USC, where she studied topics such as character, structure, pitching and world building. She loves reading and working with fellow writers to help tell their stories in the best way possible.

How It Works:

After registering, you will receive an email containing the link to the Material Submission Form where you will submit up to 5 pages of an outline or treatment. On that form, you will indicate the name of the exec you choose to review your material.

After submitting the pages, please allow at least 3-4 weeks for the exec to review your submission. When the exec is ready, you will be contacted via email to schedule your 30 minute consultation. 

Specializes in:

Features
  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • RomCom
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • All Budgets

TV
  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror