The Writers Panel

Ben Blacker, Nerdist Industries

Comedy, TV & Film

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TV & Film 75

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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BONUS EPISODE The Devoted Niche vs The Casual Mass panel from ATX Television Festival

June 25th, 2015

Episode 279 of 433 episodes

What makes an audience valuable? Can a loyal, passionate fan base whose voice is ten times louder than a casual viewer make an impact? That and more are discussed by Phil Rosenthal (creator, Everybody Loves Raymond), Bryan Fuller (creator, Hannibal, Pushing Daisies, Wonder Falls), Noah Hawley (creator, Fargo), and HBO director of development Kathleen McCaffrey. Recorded June 5, 2015 at ATX Television Festival.

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