Zac Allard

Creative Executive @ Exile Entertainment
Sunday 8/16
Particularly Interested In: Elevated, genre, high concept material of any stripe! Specifically NOT Interested In: Biopics.
Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Pitch Tips

Slow down and let the story breathe! Focus on the protagonist and their arc as soon as the premise is explained!

About Your Host

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.

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 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 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:

Features
  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • RomCom
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror
  • All Budgets
  • Budgets to $50MM

TV
  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • SciFi
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror
TV Formats
  • Half-Hour Pilots
  • One-Hour Pilots
  • Miniseries
  • Limited Series
TV Homes
  • Network
  • Cable
  • Premium Cable
  • Streaming

Subgenres
  • Books
  • Crime/True Crime
  • Dystopian
  • Female-Driven
  • Futuristic
  • Graphic Novels
  • High-Concept
  • Post-Apocalyptic
  • Psychological
  • Romance
  • True Stories
  • Westerns
  • Diverse Writers
  • Writers Over 40
  • Writers Outside LA
  • Dark Comedies, Ghosts, Supernatural. NOT INTERESTED IN: Biopics.

Books
  • Book Series
  • Crime
  • Detective
  • Dystopian
  • Female-Driven
  • Futuristic
  • Graphic Novels
  • High-Concept
  • Literary Fiction
  • Magic
  • Mystery
  • Paranormal
  • Political