The Writers Panel

Ben Blacker, Nerdist Industries

Comedy, TV & Film

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The Writers Panel series is an informal chat moderated by Ben Blacker (co-creator of the Thrilling Adventure Hour; writer for Supah Ninjas, Supernatural, among others) with professional writers about the process and business of writing. Covering TV, film, comic books, music, novels, and any other kind of writing about which you'd care to hear. Proceeds from the live panels benefit 826LA, the national non-profit tutoring program.

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ATX Television Festival

September 3rd, 2013

Episode 117 of 433 episodes

Pitch-Pilot-Pick Up panel from ATX Television Festival: Julie Plec (showrunner,Vampire Diaries; co-creator/showrunner,The Originals), Liz Tigelaar (creator, Life Unexpected), Kyle Killen (creator,Mind Games, Awake, andLone Star), Chris Keyser (creator,Party of Five), Bryan Seabury (VP Drama Development at CBS), Corey Marsh (Manager of Current Programming at Disney Channel), and Charlie Ebersol (producer, the Hochberg Ebersol Co.) discuss the beginning stages of a TV series from the pitch, to filming the pilot, to finally waiting on pins and needles to hear if a pilot was given a shot to make it into your living rooms. Recorded at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel in Austin, TX, on June 8, 2013.

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