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For the Thrill of It All. Writing Escape Room Narratives as Contained Thrillers

For the Thrill of It All. Writing Escape Room Narratives as Contained Thrillers

So, What’s an Escape Room, and Why Should You Care? Content creator, Joey Madia, explains what Escape Rooms are and how to weave them into your stories to Creative Screenwriting Magazine.  I understand the question. You’re a screenwriter, or you write for TV or a web series. Why would you want to know about Escape Rooms? […]

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“A Comedic Core Executed As A True Crime Documentary.” Writers Dan Perroult & Tony Yacenda On ‘American Vandal’

“A Comedic Core Executed As A True Crime Documentary.” Writers Dan Perroult & Tony Yacenda On ‘American Vandal’

American Vandal is a distinctive blend of a whodunnit TV show and infantile humor. It’s currently streaming on Netflix to rave reviews and audience buzz. Creative Screenwriting Magazine visited Dan Perroult and Tony Yacenda, the creators of the hit TV show, to discuss their love of true crime, documentaries, and vandalism. It all began in 2016. […]

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“Can A Kind Man Survive In A Cruel World?” Dave Holstein Talks ‘Kidding’

“Can A Kind Man Survive In A Cruel World?” Dave Holstein Talks ‘Kidding’

Dave Holstein, best known for his writing work on the hit TV show Weeds discusses the world and inspiration behind his darkly comic TV show Kidding with Creative Screenwriting Magazine. Good ideas take time to ferment and ruminate in every TV writer’s mind. Dave Holstein is no different. The earliest incarnations of Kidding (Jim Carrey) […]

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Andy & Mike Weiss Discuss ‘White Boy Rick’ – More Than A Story About A Kid Selling Drugs

Andy & Mike Weiss Discuss ‘White Boy Rick’ – More Than A Story About A Kid Selling Drugs

White Boy Rick is more than just another 80’s crime film. More than a kid with ‘lotsa’ bling and a gun in his hands. It’s the true story of Rick Wershe, a kid from Detroit who decided to help the FBI catch drug dealers. Until he was no longer useful to them.  The screenplay has […]

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Hollywood Producer Danny Roth Is Going To Option The Winning Script Of The Creative Screenwriting Screenplay Contest

Hollywood Producer Danny Roth Is Going To Option The Winning Script Of The Creative Screenwriting Screenplay Contest

Creative Screenwriting Magazine brings you the best in screenplay craft and business articles. With the deadline of our screenplay contest  rapidly approaching, I hope you’re all busy writing the final touches to your entries. The winner of our contest wins a guaranteed option from prolific film and TV producer Danny Roth (The Hurricane Heist, LBJ, The Year of Spectacular […]