Where have all the young male novelists gone?

Internet factions have celebrated the apparent decline of men writing fiction over the past year –…

Netflix launches two paid initiatives for Kenyan screenwriters to develop their writing

The Realness Institute has announced open applications for the 2022 Episodic Lab and Development Executive Traineeship…

Podcast explores novelists Tartt, Ellis, 80s decadence

In May 2019, Esquire magazine published “The Secret Oral History of Bennington: The Most Decadent College…

Podcast explores novelists Tartt, Ellis, ’80s decadence

In May 2019, Esquire magazine published “Bennington’s Secret Oral History: The Most Decadent College of the…

The Eternals Writers’ Next Film Is ‘The Matrix Meets The Virgin Suicides’ [Exclusive]

The “Eternals” writing team, consisting of siblings Ryan Firpo and Kaz Firpo, provided a wealth of…

“VFX forced writers and storytellers to be more imaginative”: panelist at VFX Summit 2021

In a panel discussion on the impact of VFX technology on modern storytelling in films and…

These are the Eternals characters cut from early drafts that the writers hope to appear in future films [Exclusive]

At the start of the writing process, the 10 Eternals team was even bigger, adding up…

Netflix: Promotes Next Generation of German-Speaking Screenwriters, Launches Acceleration Program With Impact →

In collaboration with the American creative network Impact, Netflix wishes to discover new talents and storytellers…

Eternals writers discover Gilgamesh was originally intended to be Kingo’s valet – The UBJ – United Business Journal

Screenwriters Kaz and Ryan Firpo discovered that Gilgamesh (Don Lee) was originally intended to be Kingo’s…

Screenwriters Jacob Chattman and Suffolk Elder Gustave Cadet publish graphic novel – The Suffolk Journal

Award-winning screenwriters Jacob Chattman and Gustave Cadet, a Suffolk alumnus, recently decided to take a different…

Why this is the best time for screenwriters in the OTT business – Leisure News

Long ago, the Bollywood eras could be understood by easy couples of actors and genres –…

How Hollywood Fails For Disabled Writers – The Hollywood Reporter

Erica, a 32-year-old screenwriter, has worked on eight Hollywood movies and TV shows over the past…

The Academy reveals the winning Nicholl screenwriters in 2021

Five people have been selected as winners of the 2021 Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting competition.…

Marvel has a windowless Black Widow room for screenwriters

A new report reveals that Marvel Studios has a secret room called the Black Widow Room,…

Full-time students become novelists for November

Taylor Students Take Part in National Novel Writing Month! Read Clara Elffers’ full article on theechonews.com…

Novelists illustrate the climatic futures that could await us

Politicians and scientists gathered in Scotland this week to set targets to cut emissions and save…

Writers Factory is looking for aspiring local screenwriters

INNOVATE Limerick through Film in Limerick and Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board have announced…

Budding Novelists: A NaNoWriMo Gathering To Be Held On November 9 At East Cobb Library

NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is an annual event where writers from all over the world…

The Baltimore Screenwriters Competition is now open!

17th Annual Baltimore Screenwriters Competition Now Accepting Entries the Baltimore Film Bureau to Baltimore Office of…

Forspoken unveils a list of screenwriters from cinema, television, video games …

One of Square Enix’s next big releases, the PS5-exclusive Forspoken console, has proven to be a…

Tananarive Due works with a team of all-black directors and writers in his first adaptation of “Horror Noire” by Shudder for Revision Blacks In Horror Films

LOS ANGELES, CA – JUNE 11: Writer Tananarive Due speaks on stage during “#BlackLifeBlackProtest” … [+]…

The Dramaturgers Guild will offer an Inclusion Rider language to its members

The Dramatists Guild, representing playwrights, librettists, lyricists and composers, has created an inclusion endorsement that members…

Abuja Writers’ Forum spotlights four novelists

The Nuts and Bolts series – by the Abuja Writers Forum, will focus on novel crafting…

Award-winning Spanish novelist exposed as three male screenwriters

The Spanish literary world was recently shaken by the revelation that one of the country’s most…

Three-act drama the Last Duel needed three better writers

Breadcrumb Links Movies Culture Matt Damon, Nicole Holofcener and Ben Affleck discuss their collaboration on a…

The bookseller – News – Granta launches the hunt for the best young British novelists

Granta Magazine has opened nominations for the fifth edition of its list of Britain’s top novelists,…

At an online conference, writers and directors demand fair rights and compensation

10/13/2021 – Authors and experts explored the main challenges faced by audiovisual authors and the divergences…

Deepa Mehta to mentor South Asian screenwriters at Hollywood Inclusion Lab

Deepa Mehta (Photo by Kevin Winter / Getty Images)By: Mohnish Singh Filmmaker and screenwriter Deepa Mehta,…

Hollywood Inclusion Lab for South Asian screenwriters selects mentors – The Hollywood Reporter

1497 Writers Lab brought in top filmmakers to mentor another class of under-represented South Asian screenwriters…

Goldsmiths Prize 2021 selection: the six most avant-garde novelists writing today

Photo courtesy of the Goldsmith Prize On October 6, the Goldsmiths Prize announced its selection of…

8 popular Indian novelists to explore

India is a country rich in literature, but many people overlook its brilliant graphic novelists. Many…

The Day – ‘Dune’ screenwriters explain how they approached the sci-fi classic

Recently, ahead of the release of Denis Villeneuve’s long-awaited sci-fi epic ‘Dune’, the film’s official Twitter…

Playwright’s Guild to Offer Rider Language of Inclusion to Members

The Dramatists Guild, which represents playwrights, librettists, lyricists and songwriters, has created an inclusive brief that…

Variety announces 10 screenwriters to watch for 2021

Variety this year published the list of 10 screenwriters to watch. A conversation with the winners…

Here’s why aspiring novelists should hate David McCloskey, but in a good way

David McCloskey was no spy. A spy, he explained over 80s rock on Greenville Ave., is…

Colson Whitehead at the head of the avant-garde of September novelists

Virginia Woolf wrote: “All the months are gross experiences from which the perfect September is made.…

Announcing the 2021 Dramatists Guild Foundation Award Recipients

The Dramatists Guild Foundation has announced the recipients of its annual awards, which honor playwrights, composers,…

Meet the first Indian novelists Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Anindita Ghose

The rise of female writing has led us to many fascinating stories that we can all…

The 10 richest screenwriters in Hollywood, ranked by net worth

When you watch a movie, you usually pay attention to the story and the actors. But…

Novelists Jonathan and Faye Kellerman seek a new chapter for the Santa Fe house

Contemporary Pueblo-style home from novelists Jonathan and Faye Kellerman is listed at $ 2,595 … [+]…

Flip the Script: How Here Today Challenges the Dark Fate of Film Screenwriters | Movies

JOhn August, who wrote several Tim Burton films including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, had some…

Indian Screenwriters Association teams up with final version | Bollywood

MUMBAI – In an effort to improve their game and provide a world-class writing opportunity, the…

Graphic novelists who show us what loneliness means

This summer is bringing a well-timed comic book series on loneliness, not all of which deal…

Former Colony screenwriter makes his directorial debut

This earned him a ticket to the fledgling Screenwriters Colony, a month-long all-expenses-paid retreat at John…

What makes Columbia Heights produce so many Hollywood screenwriters?

The Columbia Heights municipal website talks about the City Hall elevator and Abraham Lincoln’s funeral car,…

Hollywood heavyweights line up to mentor LGBTQ screenwriters

For more than 35 years, GLAAD, the nation’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, has turned to…

Inevitable Foundation Launches Pipeline Program for Screenwriters with Disabilities – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: The nonprofit Inevitable Foundation, which aims to mentor and support the next generation of screenwriters…

“One of the problems with novelists now is that TV shows are so good”

Hugo Hamilton, 68, grew up in Dublin. His childhood memoir The Speckled People (2003) is a…

Meet the talented sisters Brontë Charlotte, Emily and Anne the novelists

Sisters Brontë Anne, Emily and Charlotte painted by their brother Patrick Branwell Brontë around 1834. Branwell…

The early careers of 12 famous novelists

As recent graduates begin to explore the workforce, they should be reassured that these remarkable authors,…

Novelists call to save English degrees as demand crumbles | English and creative writing

Novelists, including Mark Haddon, this week accused the government of “unfounded prejudice” against the humanities as…

For literary novelists, the past is pressing

But recently the tone of these conversations has started to change. As history students know, fashions…

Writers join hands to form Pakistan Screenwriters Association

Good news for the Pakistani entertainment industry; now playwrights will also have appropriate representation in the…

One of New Orleans’ youngest novelists is ready for her debut

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) – Many have embarked on passionate plans to pass the time during the…

Writers join forces to form Pakistan Screenwriters Association

KARACHI: Earlier this year, industry veteran Nayla Jaffri stressed that actors should receive royalties for their…

Hollywood Inevitable Foundation launched to mentor and fund disabled screenwriters

Hollywood has a new entry into the entertainment industry’s efforts to embrace diversity and inclusion with…

Playwrights explore the impact of the pandemic in a new radio play

A RADIO play that invites people to look back at their life before the Covid-19 pandemic…

Breaking the comic book ceiling: Arab graphic novelists are making their mark – OZY

A growing group of Arab women are shaping the future of the region’s comic book industry,…

3 amazing free tools for novelists and screenwriters

If you’re the type who has always wanted to write and wonder if you really have…

Inside Coverfly’s plan to reinvent the way Hollywood discovers screenwriters

“The industry doesn’t just want data. He wants personalized recommendations for specific needs, ”said software company…

Netflix and Sky set up a writers’ grant with Bisha K Ali

UK industry may be at the top of its game in the world, with creative talent…

Disney accused of failing to pay “Star Wars” novelists’ royalties since acquisition of Lucasfilm

Fox Business Briefs: Disney + is adding “Rise of Skywalker” two months earlier so fans can…

Disney will pay Star Wars novelists Alan Dean Foster and more

| The #DisneyMustPay task force announced that Alan Dean Foster, James Kahn, and Donald F. Glut,…

TV’s growth is a boon for ‘diverse voices’ among novelists

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Growing up as an avid reader, Kwana Jackson knew where to look…

10 best screenwriters who deserve their own biopics

With David Fincher’s latest critical darling man increasingly well-known after receiving several Oscar nominations, including Best…

Cree author and lawyer Michelle Good among top six novelists to compete for $ 60,000 prize

Cree author and lawyer Michelle Good.Kent Wong / The Canadian Press Cree author and lawyer Michelle…

Meet the romantic fictional novelists who went on to spooky thrillers

Thrillers remain among the most popular genres in the book world – and a handful of…

Why I Read Contemporary Black American Novelists

I don’t know what it’s like to be black in this country. Black-led protests, editorials by…

“Judas and the Dark Messiah” Writers Explore “a More Creative Side” of Formal Dress – The Hollywood Reporter

It was one of those cold, gray April days in New York that still feels like…

Predator writers sue to recover Disney franchise rights

As reported by Deadline, Disney responded to the lawsuit filed by Jim and John Thomas by…

Original ‘Predator’ Writers Sue Disney to Reclaim Copyrights – Deadline

“I don’t have time to bleed,” says Jesse Ventura in one of many quoteable lines from…

‘Predator’ writers sue Disney for franchise rights

‘Predator’ screenwriters Jim and John Thomas, who wrote Arnold Schwarzenegger’s original 1987 sci-fi classic, have filed…

‘Predator’ writers sue Disney for rights – The Hollywood Reporter

Jim and John Thomas, the brothers who wrote the 1987 action film Predator, have filed a…

Leone Ross’s Fantastic Dinner: Novelists, Poets and Prince

Early evening: I climb the steps of Xavier Redchoose’s “Torn Poem” restaurant, at the top of…

Writers, actors and screenwriters meet at the CNY Arts Center | arts and entertainment

FULTON — The Writing Arts program at the CNY Arts Center is getting a boost in…

HamptonsFilm Announces Attendees for 21st Screenwriters Lab – Awardsdaily

East Hampton, NY (March 29, 2021) – HamptonsFilm, home of the Hamptons International Film Festival, today…

Broadway Licensing Acquires Playwrights Play Service – Deadline

Dramatists Play Service, the theatrical licensing and publishing agency established in 1936 that represents the stage’s…

Broadway Licensing acquires Dramatists Play Service

Broadway Licensing will add the game and music licensor Dramatists Play Service, Inc. to its list…

Screenwriters RK Nickel and William Stribling advise creative writing students

On Tuesday, March 16, RK Nickel and William Stribling met with members of WKU’s English department…

The underappreciation of writers and screenwriters – Why Hollywood needs to show respect

Photo / Video: Screenwriters /Hollywood Insider Youtube channel Almost anyone can remember their favorite movie quote…

WGA Awards: First-Time Screenwriters Discuss Changes in the Movie Industry

Ernest Hemingway once said, “There is nothing to write about. All you do is sit in…

Screenwriters often yearn for loneliness, but lockdown was no creative boon – The Hollywood Reporter

Once, Michael Green, the screenwriter of Logan and Blade Runner 2049, was on the road when,…

The Dangerous Lives of Novelists on the Road: A Review of The Book Tour by Andi Watson

Spend time with a novelist or two and you’re bound to hear horror stories on book…

Pixar’s Unique Process Helped “Soul” Writers Engage Daily

Cinephiles think they understand the life of a screenwriter. Thanks to “Sunset Boulevard”, “In a Lonely…

Are novelists already writing about the Covid era?

Novelist Julia Dahl asked her fellow writers how they cope or avoid the coronavirus. “We need…

Soft Power: Chinese YA novelists are redefining the genre

Juliet Wimpfheimer | Daily Trojan Earlier this month, Korean American novelist Jenny Han did a great…

Blocking writers: after a year inside, novelists are struggling to write | Books

IIn early February, after a month of confinement, William Sutcliffe wrote on Twitter: “I have been…

The WGA Awards lack of female screenwriters

The awards season narrative has been “the year of women,” as female directors, writers and craftsmen…

Neal Street Productions Announces New Screenwriters Grant Recipients

Neal Street Productions today reveals the five recipients of its previously announced Screenwriters Fellowship program aimed…

Belinda Bauer: Crime novelists are the funniest people I know

BEST-SELLING novelist Belinda Bauer was watching a documentary about a group in America that supports terminally…