Many of you are pitching us shows. We’ve teamed up with a few of you. Most of you, however, are making a huge mistake. Today, we’ll correct that…
Change Your POV
Too many of you are pitching us shows that have no value…because they are presented from the totally wrong point of view.
You may be reading this thinking we’re writing about you specifically, but fret not…you are not alone.
It seems everyone trying to break into unscripted television makes similar mistakes, and worse — ASSUMPTIONS — about what unscripted television is.
In today’s podcast:
- The one mistake that instantly kills your pitch
- The question you must ask yourself when you find a world you want to build a show around
- How to “flip the script” on your pitch to instantly make it more marketable
- Joke does an inaccurate reading from The Hunger Games
Press the giant red “Play” button above to skyrocket your chances of pitching an unscripted show that can actually make it to air.
Transcript coming soon!
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