Take On Hollywood and Make It as a Television Writer. From mediabistro.com, the media industryas most well-respected source for jobs, professional development, and community, this inside-the-business guide gives you the knowledge and tools you need to infiltrate Hollywood and land a job as a TV writer. Thatas rightaSmall Screen, Big Picture gives you a competitive edge over millions of other aspiring writers who share your talent, creativity, and determination . . . because after reading these pages, youall have the one thing they lack: an understanding of the business of television. This journey into Hollywoodas inner workings not only details how networks, studios, and production companies work together, it teaches you how the process affects the creation and writing of TV series, how shows make money, andaultimatelyahow you can use this information to break into the industry. Youall learn: ac What really goes on in the inner sanctum of the writersa roomaand how to be a part of it ac How todayas TV business model worksaand how rapidly itas changing ac Who has the power to buy a show ideaaand how to pitch your own ac How new media formats are changing televisionaand how to use them to your advantage ac Which jobs will kick-start your TV writing careeraand how to get hired ac And much more . . . Armed with this solid foundation of knowledge, youall be ready to plan your entry into the industry and begin your successful TV writing career. From the Trade Paperback edition.Most networks now monitor live-plus-seven ratings, an estimate of audiences who watch the show during its original ... but approximately 3 million more viewers recorded it on DVR, atime-shiftinga it and watching it over the next week. ... The following year, TNS Media Research and DirecTV announced the launch of DirectView, which mines viewing data from set-top boxes of over 100, 000 DirecTV users.
|Title||:||Mediabistro.com Presents Small Screen, Big Picture|
|Publisher||:||Three Rivers Press - 2008-11-25|