The Writers Panel

The Writers Panel

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Prentice Penny

Writer/director Prentice Penny (Insecure; Scrubs) talks about how making TV should be fun, helping others to bring their visions to the screen, being the only Black writer in comedy rooms, directing his first feature Uncorked, and lots more. The fifth and final season of Insecure ...  Show more

Reggie Bythewood, Meg DeLoatch, Peter McKenna

Reggie Bythewood (showrunner, Swagger), Meg DeLoatch (showrunner, The Neighborhood and creator, Family Reunion), and Peter McKenna (creator, Kin) discuss working during a pandemic, breaking in, the value of producing, and more.LISTEN TO THE WRITERS PANEL AD-FREE ON FOREVER DOG PL ...  Show more

Live from the virtual Ripped Bodice bookstore: Sarah Kuhn, Christina Strain, and Ella Jay Basco

Live from the virtual Ripped Bodice bookstore, Sarah Kuhn (writer: Heroine Complex series, From Little Tokyo, With Love, Shadow of the Batgirl), Christina Strain (writer: Shadow & Bone, The Magicians, Finding Ohana), and Ella Jay Basco (actress: Birds of Prey) discuss Asian Ameri ...  Show more

Kourtney Kang, John Hoffman, Migizi Pensoneau

Kourtney Kang (showrunner, Doogie Kamealoha, MD; How I Met Your Mother), John Hoffman (co-creator, Only Murders in the Building), and Migizi Pensoneau (Reservation Dogs) talk about why their shows were inevitable in the current TV landscape, good room practices, and revisiting ol ...  Show more

Akela Cooper, James DeMonaco, Sujata Day, and Vince Marcello

Akela Cooper (Malignant); James DeMonaco (The Purge), Sujata Day (Definition Please), and Vince Marcello (The Kissing Booth) chat about unlikely wins, surprising rejections, and juggling multiple projects.CONNECT W/ BEN BLACKER & THE WRITER'S PANEL ON SOCIAL MEDIA  https://twitter ...  Show more

Ali Schouten, Alissa Nutting, and Lucas Brown Eyes

Ali Schouten (show-runner, iCarly), Alissa Nutting (creator, Made for Love), and Lucas Brown Eyes (Young and Hungry; Alexa and Katie) discuss hiring, schedule management, and the importance of doing your writing homework.CONNECT W/ BEN BLACKER & THE WRITER'S PANEL ON SOCIAL MEDIA ...  Show more