Samuel Tolbert - Open Pitch Session

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Pitch Type
Sunday, 07/10 @ 7:00AM PT
Verbal sold out; 4 written spots left!
Particularly Interested In
Fresh, smaller-scale Comedies and immigrant story Dramas.
Feature Genres
Budget Range
All Budget Ranges
TV Formats
Half-Hour Pilots (single-cam)
One-Hour Pilots
Limited Series
TV Homes
Premium Cable
TV Genres
Graphic Novels
Dark Comedy
Specifically Not Interested In
Big-budget Action and Thrillers.
More about Samuel Tolbert
A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Samuel Tolbert currently works directly under the Head of Film at Will Ferrell and Jessica Elbaum’s Gloria Sanchez Productions (BARB AND STAR GO TO VISTA DEL MAR; BOOKSMART; HUSTLERS). Previously, Samuel worked in the motion picture literary department at UTA. Having read and covered countless scripts for execs and agents, Samuel knows exactly what can make or break a writer in that critical stage of getting that first general meeting or getting that same sample a green light further down the line. Sam loves seeing new, innovative voices in the comedy space but also has experience with smaller indies and larger-budget family features.
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 9:00am PT the day of the session.

  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pitch via email within 7 to 8 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.

  • Need some general guidelines on pitching? Check out our Hitchhiker's Guide to Pitching!

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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