John Houselog

Story Editor
Vincent Newman Entertainment
Materials Due: 9:00am PT
Saturday 8/24

Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Pitch Tips

Character is King. Structure is Queen. Stories about exciting characters doing exciting things in an exciting way.

About Your Host

John Houselog graduated from USC's School of Cinematic Arts with a degree in Production. He started his career interning at Legendary Entertainment and has since moved up the ranks working as an Executive Assistant and Story Editor aiding extensively with development of a full slate of projects set up on both the studio and independent side. Vincent Newman's credits include WE'RE THE MILLERS, RED DAWN, PATIENT ZERO, the upcoming comedy MOTHER I'D LIKE TO with Jennifer Lopez and the upcoming thriller SUNFLOWER with Ben Stiller producing.

HOW IT WORKS


  • After you sign up, you will receive instructions on how to submit your script via the Material Submission Form.
  • 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 hours prior to the start of the session. Cancellations requested after this period will be ineligible for refunds.

Specializes in:


Features
  • Comedy
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror
  • Budgets to $50MM

TV
  • Comedy
  • Action
  • Thriller
  • Horror
  • All TV Homes (Network, Cable & Streaming)
  • One-Hour Pilots
  • Miniseries
  • Limited Series

Themes
  • Books
  • Crime/True Crime
  • Documentary Adaptations
  • Faith-Based/Faith-Friendly
  • Female-Driven
  • Graphic Novels
  • High-Concept
  • Psychological
  • Revenge
  • Diverse & Multi-Cultural Stories