Writing Action TV

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There's so much incredible work being done in TV right now. Genre TV in particular has been pushing the boundaries of what's achievable on the small screen. Everything from horror to action are major TV shows with massive talent attached, but writing genre TV is no easy feat. 

This special two day clinic is all about action! Join us to learn how to write an action pilot as well as how to navigate the marketplace to get your script out there. 

This Two Day Clinic Will Cover

  • Pilot structure 
  • Pacing 
  • Voice 
  • How to write action sequences 
  • How to pitch your script 
  • Live Q&A 

Session One: Dos and Don'ts for Action TV

Date / Time

During this session, we'll focus on the craft of writing action TV. 

We will cover: 

  • Structure 
  • Pacing 
  • Being clear without directing on the page 

Session Two: Pitching Action TV

Date / Time

For this session, we will focus on pitching and marketing action TV. 

We will cover: 

  • Best practices for pitching 
  • Establishing the tone in your pitch
  • The marketplace for action TV 
More about
Michael J. Gutierrez
Story Editor

Michael J. Gutierrez is a Los Angeles based writer that was a finalist in the Disney/ABC, NBC and Universal Animation writing fellowship programs. He was an inaugural fellow in the Circle of Confusion Writer Discovery program and most recently has written for FUBAR and REACHER.

How it Works

Cancellation Policy: You may cancel for a full refund up to 5 days prior to the start of the class. Cancellations requested after this period will be ineligible for refunds.

Please ensure you are familiar with our Code of Conduct.

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Roadmap Writers prides itself on the quality of executives we bring to our programs and we work hard to get you the best feedback possible.

Our vetted executives are chosen by the legitimacy of the companies they work for and their ability to evaluate pitches and pages.

Only the executives you sign up for will be provided with your materials.