Congrats to alumnus and past staff member Sian Heder on writing for Orange is the New Black. Recent TV credits by alumni include American Horror Story, Girls, House of Cards, House of Lies, Modern Family and Justified.
In his Basic Training session, almnus Josh Singer defied the odds and was hired on staff at The West Wing based on his spec of that very show. This month, his dramatic career continues with the release of his movie adaptation of THE FIFTH ESTATE, which tops his long list of other drama TV credits including Fringe, Lie to Me and Law and Order: SVU.
Actors Annex events support actors in our community, who tend to do well in our course work due to the parallel process between acting and writing, and their extensive script reading experience. (Pictured: WBC alum/director Liz Allen and Dating Rules stars Alison Becker and Shiri Appleby.
We discussed the indie hit CELESTE AND JESSE FOREVER for many months only to discover that co-writer and co-star Will McCormack is a Writers Boot Camp alumnus. Congrats to Will for his work on an entertaining and conceitful project, as well as for his comedic acting!
While no substitute for coursework and script completion, our alumni and creative community have access to many different educational topics through our forums with industry luminaries, business leaders and successful Writers Boot Camp alumni. Check out photos of recent events moderated by founder Jeffrey Gordon.
Writers Boot Camp alumni have written more than 30 movies made in the past two years. Most of these didn't happen overnight but they all prove the value of investing in your professional education early in your career.
Since 1989, Writers Boot Camp has launched major writing careers at the highest levels of the film and television business through intensive screenwriting classes, coursework, membership benefits and support to writers. Our alumni have hundreds of major writing credits and thousands of hours of produced television and web series, including A-List writers, filmmakers, actors, executives, and Emmy, Tony, WGA, Webby and Academy Award winners.
If you have 10 hours per week to write, please complete a career survey to schedule a free creative session to determine your best script idea and your eligibility for coursework. Work Study candidates can save up to 50% on Professional Membership.