[Craft Series] Everything You Need to Know: TV Development and Marketing

Raquelle David (Manager/Producer @ Elevate Entertainment) & Jay Glazer (Manager/Producer @ ROAR)
Saturday 4/3 @ 10:00am - 4:00pm PT

Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Can you believe it's been five years since Roadmap opened its (virtual) doors and began helping writers? Us either! In that time, we've helped over 160 writers find representation, and we couldn't be more proud of the hard work our community continues to put in to reach their goals. 

To celebrate our five year anniversary, we're hosting this special one day intensive all about TV: the craft, the marketplace, and how to navigate all of it. This all day seminar is open to both beginning and advanced TV writers, and will give you the tools you need to successfully navigate your own TV career. 

Let's kick off another amazing five years! 

**Each session is recorded, so don't worry if you can't attend for the whole day!**

PART ONE - FINDING YOUR UNIQUE VOICE IN TELEVISION

  • What are the trends in the current TV marketplace?
  • How do I create an impactful ongoing successful television series?
  • Securing and Working with Intellectual Property
  • How to find and develop a concept that stands out


PART TWO: PITCHING YOUR TV SERIES and WRITING A STANDOUT PILOT

  • How to craft a killer pitch document
  • How to win the room
  • Writing a standout Pilot


PART THREE : PACKAGING YOUR SERIES AND GET IT SOLD

  • Why just a pilot isn't enough
  • What it takes to package with a showrunner or talent 
  • How to work with agents and managers 


About Your Host

Raquelle David is a Producer and Literary Manager based in Los Angeles, originally from Sydney, Australia, where she worked as an independent producer for ten years and prior to that held positions at Seven Network Australia, Screen New South Wales and at Rhombus Media in Toronto, Canada. Raquelle represents writers across film and television and her clients have sold projects to multiple buyers including Netflix, ABC, Warner Bros and eOne.

Jay Glazer is a manager/producer who represents creatives in film, television, & theatre. Jay grew up in NYC and fell in love with quintessential New York filmmakers Martin Scorsese, Sidney Lumet, and Woody Allen, fostering his film knowledge and cultivating his passion for driving creative careers. Jay studied business and film at The University of Southern California. While studying, he worked at Brillstein Entertainment Partners & The Gersh Agency, where he started his professional career in the talent department. Jay joined ROAR in 2018, where he represents creatives in both the talent and literary fields -- leading actors, studio and independent filmmakers, and screenwriters for both film and television, as well as producing a slate of films. His debut feature, Get Luke Lowe, stars Emma McDonald and is currently in post-production. He has active projects with Mandalay Pictures, H2L, Storied Media Group, EFO Films, and Storyboard Entertainment.

What To Expect

Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation email that serves as the receipt for your registration. In the Order Summary section of this email you will find the "JOIN LINK" to join the Live Webinar. Webinars are conducted via video conferencing software ZOOM. You will receive a link to the recording of the Webinar via email within 24 hrs. following the live session.

Can't Attend Live? 

Can't make the live session but still have a question you want answered during the Q&A portion? Email it to alex@roadmapwriters.com and submitted questions will be provided to the moderator to address during the Q&A. 

Questions? 

Shoot an email to our Director of Education Alexandra Davies at alex@roadmapwriters.com!

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