About Zac

Zac Allard is the creative executive of Exile Entertainment. Zac has extensive experience working at numerous production companies and was one of the early readers on The Black List. Exile Entertainment represents Academy Award-winning writer/directors Guillermo Del Toro (SHAPE OF WATER), Damien Chazelle (LA LA LAND) and Jennifer Kent (THE BABADOOK).

Zac has a master’s degree in English from Georgetown and has worked to develop/edit with screenwriters and novelists and playwrights.

    Zac's Script Tip: Slow down and let the story breathe! Focus on the protagonist and their arc as soon as the premise is explained!


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    In this special 8-Min Read Only Session, Zac Allard from Exile Entertainment will read your script for 8 minutes and provide a feedback report on that read that you will receive within 5 business days of the scheduled session. This is in lieu of a written or verbal pitch.

    Material Due: Sunday 9/30 @ 9:00am PT

    This is for writers with the below formats & genres:

    Features: Budgets to $50MM

    • Drama
    • Comedy
    • Sci-Fi
    • Action
    • Thriller
    • Horror

    TV Projects:

    • Network, Cable & Streaming
    • Half-Hour Pilots
    • One-Hour Pilots
    • Miniseries
    • Limited Series
    • Drama
    • Comedy
    • Sci-Fi
    • Action
    • Thriller
    • Horror

    Other themes & formats that interest this exec:

    • Coming-of-Age
    • Revenge
    • Futuristic
    • Post-Apocalyptic
    • Road Trip
    • "Buddy"
    • True Stories
    • Female-Driven
    • Period Piece
    • Crime/True Crime
    • Psychological
    • High-Concept
    • Books
    • Graphic Novels

    The Roadmap Promise

    • Our vetted executives are chosen by the legitimacy of the company they work for and their ability to evaluate pitches.
    • Only the executive you sign up for will see your pitch.
    • Roadmap works hard to get you the best feedback possible.
    • You will receive instructions on free pitching training after your session.
    • Unless otherwise notified, feedback will be returned to you within 5 business days of the session or you will receive a credit for a future pitch.

    How To Submit

    After you sign up, you will receive instructions on how to submit your contact info or written pitch.

    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 feedback on your pitch in 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.