Manny Jaquez

Manager, Talent & Development @ Comedy Central
Sunday 9/20 @ 2:00pm - 5:00pm PT

Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Particularly Great at and Interested In:

Personally, I'm interested in LGBTQIA+ and POC (particularly Latinx) stories. I gravitate towards grounded, socially relevant POV-driven comedies, but I've worked across many sub-genres, and am happy to note whatever comes my way!

About Your Host

Manny Jaquez a Miami native and graduate of Emerson College, joined the Comedy Central Talent & Development team in 2014. He manages a slate of live-action scripted and animation development, such as Loafy (Bobby Moynihan) and Blark & Son (Stoopid Buddy Studios). He previously worked for CC digital, where he produced series & sketches that generated over 100 million impressions on YouTube. He worked at Agency for the Performing Arts (APA) prior to transitioning to Comedy Central. He’s an Aquarius, but he has no idea what that means.

HOW IT WORKS

  • Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation email that serves as the receipt for your registration. In the Order Summary section of this email you will find a link reading "CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS" that will take you to instructions on how to submit your contact info or written pitch via the Material Submission Form.
  • Your material/contact submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 2 hours prior to the start of the session.
  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pitch 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.

Questions?

If you have any questions at all about this program, email coordinator@roadmapwriters.com!

Specializes in:


TV
  • Comedy
TV Formats
  • Half-Hour Pilots
TV Homes
  • Cable
  • Premium Cable
  • Streaming

Subgenres
  • Animation
  • "Buddy"
  • Coming-of-Age
  • Female-Driven
  • Latin / Spanish-Language
  • LGBTQIA+
  • Road Trip
  • Romance
  • Socially Relevant
  • Young Adult (YA)
  • Webseries

Books