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PREVIOUS SPEAKERS:

Shane Black (Iron Man 3, Lethal Weapon), Alex Cary (Lie To Me), Cherry Chevapravatdumrong (Family Guy), Jimmy Diggs (Star Trek: DS9/Voyager), Jane Espenson (Once Upon a Time, Battlestar Galactica), Mark Fergus (Iron Man, Cowboys & Aliens), Jason Fuchs (PanIce Age: Continental Drift), Jeff Greenstein (Will & Grace, Desperate Housewives), Tamara Gregory (Being Mary Jane, Let’s Stay Together), Dante Harper (Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters), David Hayter (X-Men, Watchmen), Eric Haywood (Empire), Steve Holland (The Big Bang Theory), Korin D. Huggins (Truth Be Told, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Eureka),  George Clayton Johnson (Logan’s Run, Twilight Zone), Kurt Johnstad (Act of Valor, 300), Glen Mazzara (The Walking Dead), Matt Nix (Burn Notice), Dayna Lynne North (InsecureVeronica Mars, Soul Food: The Series), Rockne S. O’Bannon (Farscape, Defiance, Cult), Roberto Orci (Star Trek: Into Darkness, Fringe, Sleepy Hollow), Charley and Vlas Parlapanides (The Immortals), Davy Perez (Supernatural), Terry Rossio (Shrek, Pirates of the Caribbean), Micho Rutare (Sharknado)Steven L. Sears (XENA – Warrior Princess), Keto Shimizu (Legends of Tomorrow, Arrow), Janet Tamaro (Rizzoli & Isles), Vanessa Taylor (Game of Thrones),  and many more have spoken at past Scriptwriters Network events!

**Please select a title below. Click on the title to find more information on the event and Speaker(s).

2018
Date of Event Title of Event
January 5, 2018 Friday Night Social ~ January 5, 2018 ~ Double Take Restaurant and Lounge
January 23, 2018 Storywise: Story Tools For Writing The TV Pilot That Sells
January 27, 2018 Workshop Your Career Goals, Projects & Ideas in 2018

February 2, 2018 Friday Night Social ~ February 2, 2018 ~ Double Take Restaurant and Lounge
February 10, 2018 One-On-One with Writer and Producer Calix Lewis Reneau
February 17, 2018 The “Voice” Of The Writer
February 24, 2018 Crowdsourcing and A Writer’s Journey

March 2, 2018 Friday Night Social ~ March 2, 2018 ~ Double Take Restaurant and Lounge
March 10, 2018 One-On-One with Writer and Executive Story Editor Greta Heinemann
March 10, 2018 Scriptwriters Network @ Pasadena International Film Festival
March 17, 2018 How to Create a Slam Dunk Script
March 23-25, 2018 Scriptwriters Network @ WONDERCON 2018 – Anaheim Convention Center

April 6, 2018 Hiatus ~ Friday Night Social event on April 6, 2018
April 14, 2018 One-On-One with Writer and Executive Producer Jay Kogen
April 21, 2018 Script Analysis Readers Class
April 28, 2018 The Legal and Business Aspects of Writing for Film and Television

May 4, 2018 Friday Night Social Event ~ May 4, 2018 ~ NEW LOCATION
   
May 12, 2018 One-On-One with Writer, Director and Cartoonist Dave Shelton
May 19, 2018 Creating Stronger Scenes and Set Pieces
May 26, 2018 Immersed in Story! Writing for Virtual + Augmented Reality

June 1,  2018 Friday Night Social Event ~ June 1, 2018 ~ NEW LOCATION
June 9, 2018 One-On-One with Writer James Moorer
June 15, 2018 SWN’s TOP – Television Outreach Program submissions ~ Early bird Deadline
June 16, 2018 Story Essentials – What Every Story Needs To Succeed
June 23, 2018 The Comic Hero’s Journey

July 1, 2018 Hollywood Outreach Program (HOP) ~ Early bird Deadline
July 6, 2018 Hiatus ~ Friday Night Social event on July 6, 2018
July 14, 2018 Hiatus – No Meeting – Speaker Series
 
July 14, 2018 Script Writing Workshop for Teens ~ Special Event
 
July 15, 2018 SWN’s High Concept Screenplay Program (HCSP) ~ Early bird Deadline
 
July 21 2018 Overcoming Writing Blocks and Procrastination
 
July 28, 2018 Hiatus – No Meeting – Seminar Series
 
July 31, 2018 SWN’s TOP – Television Outreach Program submissions ~ Regular Deadline
 

 
August 3, 2018 Friday Night Social Event ~ August 3, 2018 ~ NEW LOCATION
 
August 11, 2018 One-On-One with Writer and Co-Executive Producer Joel Anderson Thompson
 
August 15, 2018 Hollywood Outreach Program (HOP) ~ Regular Deadline
August 18, 2018 New Rules for Film Distribution: How To Market and Sell Your Movie Without The Middle-Man!
August 25, 2018 Networking Tips – 101
August 31, 2018 SWN’s High Concept Screenplay Program (HCSP) ~ Regular Deadline

September 7, 2018 Friday Night Social Event ~ September 7, 2018
September 8, 2018 One-On-One with Director, Producer and Writer Mattie C. Caruthers
September 22, 2018 The Idea: The 7 Elements of a Viable Story Idea for Screen, Stage or Fiction

October 5, 2018 Friday Night Social Event ~ October 5, 2018
October 13, 2018 One-On-One with Writer, Producer and Comedian Tim Chizmar
October 20, 2018 Finding Your Voice and Your Next Big Idea
October 26-28, 2018 Scriptwriters Network @ Los Angeles Comic Con

November 2, 2018 Friday Night Social Event ~ November 2, 2018
November 10, 2018 One-On-One with Writer and Producer Willow Polson
November 17, 2018 Voice, Confidence & Perseverance
November 20, 2018 On Set Series ~ Happy Together
November 24, 2018 Holiday Hiatus – No Event Scheduled November 24, 2018

December 7, 2018 Holiday Hiatus ~ No Friday Night Social event on December 7, 2018
December 8, 2018 One-On-One with Writer and Producer Eric Miller

 

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