Studio Executives (and How to Become One)!

Event Date: Saturday, February 23, 2013 || Speaker: Ken Rotcop || Check-in: 12:30 pm ||

Ken Rotcop will take the writer from pitching their material to answering questions as to what actually happens to their script once in the hands of an executive.  How to deal with the agents, the lawyers, the studio heads the…
…and about how he was with Marilyn Monroe three days before her untimely death…


**The deadline has passed and RSVPs are now CLOSED for this event. Please view our calendar for upcoming events.


No Refunds. No Credits.


Among Ken Rotcop’s many honors, he is the winner of the Writer’s Guild Award, the Image Award and the Neil Simon Award for producing and writing, “For Us, The Living; The Story of Medgar Evers” starring Lawrence Fishburn.

His latest book “The Perfect Pitch- 2nd Edition” was recently released. He is presently at work on his third book: “Studio Executives are Idiots (and How to Become One)!”

Former Creative Head of four Hollywood studios including Embassy Pictures and Hanna-Barbera, Ken supervised Lion in Winter, Carnal Knowledge, The Graduate, and Charlotte’s Web.

He has been featured on Oprah and is included in “Who’s Who in Entertainment”.  Ken’s website is:

An award winning, feature length documentary about Ken and his workshop titled “Talk Fast” has won numerous film festival awards for best documentary at Los Angeles,  Philadelphia, Chicago and was featured at the Ojai Film Festival also.

Ken’s ongoing writers’ workshops have been written up in the Wall Street Journal, LA Times and all the writer’s magazines.


Join us on the Fourth Saturday every month at:


Showbiz Store & Cafe
500 S. Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049

Meeting Timeframe: 1:00 pm to approximately 3:00 pm.

Free Parking in the parking structure next to the cafe!

Food and Drinks available for purchase at this event.

Members, please remember to bring your SWN membership card!


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