Helping Writers to Rise and Thrive

PRE-SUMMER SAMPLER: I Want to Write an Indie Series. Now What?

Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to Noon ET, June 18 and 25
Jason Cicci
2 sessions, $110. Limited to seven participants. (Can be taken in-person or on Zoom.)

Has your family, circle of friends or job situation ever made you think This would make a great series? If so, how do you actually go from idea to indie series screenplay? 

This two-part introduction will help you figure out where to start.

Ongoing experiences can be the ideal impetus to explore specific themes, allow characters to grow, and offer a particular perspective or point of view. First, you’ll need to create specific characters; craft insightful, informative dialogue; map out storylines; determine tone and figure out how make your script producible.

Indie series writer/producer Jason Cicci can help. He’ll help you write a logline for your project, figure out your characters, begin crafting a pilot episode, help you begin a series “bible” for one season or beyond and more.

Jason’s award-winning original series “He’s With Me” has been a popular Web show since it debuted and continues to gain viewership 21 episodes later. His latest series, “Cady Did,” starring Tony Award-winner Cady Huffman, was nominated for 12 Indie Series Awards, winning five, including Best Comedy Series. He is also the writer/producer of the award-winning indie series “Searching for Sylvie.”

Other onscreen works include “A Conversational Place,” which won Best Screenplay, as well as the shorts “Superfriends,” “New Year’s Eve at Sunny’s,” “The Whisperer,” “Lipstick Ladies” and “Relatable Joy.”.  

Share this

Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn
Email

Pages

Literary Agents, Classes, Free Events

Exciting new classes and events are added regularly!

At FCWS, our mission is not only to help writers explore their creativity and develop their voice, but also to help them publish successfully and build a career. Our teachers, editors and agents are committed to helping you achieve your writing goals. We invite top literary agents and editors to hold master classes (and accept manuscript submissions) regularly throughout the year.

You are cordially invited to join our warm, supportive and successful writing community! Sign up for our newsletter to stay informed and to receive free tips on writing and publishing successfully.

We look forward to meeting you!

Come and join us on Facebook or Twitter!