Miranda Gontz

Development Assistant
Insurrection Media
Materials Due: 9:00am PT
Friday 6/7

Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Pitch Tips

When pitching TV, investment in the character is everything. Make me want to spend the rest of my life following the character's journey.

About Your Host

Miranda Gontz is an LA native who grew up on sound stages and in editing bays. An alumna of a women's college with a film studies and philosophy degree, she loves pursuing projects that touch on greater conversations about humanity and "the human element." She currently works for Insurrection Media, developing series for digital and streaming platforms in a variety of genres, including Snapchat's first successful scripted series, DEAD GIRL'S DETECTIVE AGENCY, which garnered 14 million unique viewers in its first season. She previously worked for Covert Media and for ABC Studios for the president and the SVP of drama development.


  • 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:

  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Digital Platforms i.e. POP / Snapchat
  • Half-Hour Pilots
  • One-Hour Pilots
  • Cable & Streaming

  • Books
  • Coming-of-Age
  • Crime/True Crime
  • Dystopian
  • Family-Friendly
  • Female-Driven
  • Futuristic
  • Graphic Novels
  • High-Concept
  • Inspirational
  • Post-Apocalyptic
  • Psychological
  • Revenge
  • Socially Relevant
  • Webseries
  • Young Adult (YA)
  • Diverse Writers