Claire Wendlant

Exec Assistant to Head of Dev @ Lionsgate
Sunday 6/14
Hour long Network TV Left of Center, High Concept, emotional procedural. But an elevated separation from medical/police procedural. Interested in Sustainable TV Horror. Ensemble cable/streaming dramas. Distinct 30 min povs for cable/streaming.
Pitch Tips

I love the "Here's why I'm the perfect person to tell this story" to weave yourself into the makeup of the idea.

About Your Host

Claire Wendlandt currently works under the Head of Scripted Development at Lionsgate Television. She worked to help develop, sell, creatively oversee pilot, and series for shows: Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist, and HBOMax's upcoming tent-pole release Love Life. She began her career interning at a Management Company. Then assisting at Blumhouse working on scripted Horror Television. She worked on four pieces of development, all ordered to pilot before the Corona shut down. Including Ghosts on CBS, Home Economics on ABC, Minx on HBOMax, and This Country on Fox. She has worked creatively on scripted projects setup across town including Broadcast, Streaming, Cable, and digital. She comes from Minnesota, and went to Columbia College Chicago, obtaining a degree in Television Writing & Production, with a Minor in Business Management.


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  • Your material submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 9:00am PT on the day of the session.
  • During the session, the exec will read as many of your opening pages as they can get through in 8 minutes.
  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pages via email within 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel for a full refund up to 72 hrs. prior to the start of the session. Cancellations requested after this deadline will be ineligible for refunds.


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Specializes in:

  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror
TV Formats
  • Half-Hour Pilots
  • One-Hour Pilots
  • Limited Series
TV Homes
  • Network
  • Cable
  • Premium Cable
  • Streaming

  • Animation
  • Biopics
  • Coming-of-Age
  • Crime/True Crime
  • Documentary Adaptations
  • Dystopian
  • Faith-Based/Faith-Friendly
  • Family-Friendly
  • Female-Driven
  • Futuristic
  • Graphic Novels
  • High-Concept
  • Historical
  • Holiday
  • Inspirational
  • Musicals
  • Period Pieces
  • Political
  • Psychological
  • Revenge
  • Road Trip
  • Romance
  • Socially Relevant
  • Sports
  • True Stories
  • Young Adult (YA)
  • Westerns
  • Diverse Writers
  • Writers Over 40
  • Ghost, space, supernatural, spiritual


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