By Greg DePaul
A sharp, humorous ebook approximately comedy screenwriting from a profitable screenwriter that makes use of contemporary – as in this century – videos you could have really visible as examples.
Greg DePaul (Screenwriter, Bride Wars, Saving Silverman) has offered scripts to Miramax, Fox, Disney, New Line, Sony, MGM and Village Roadshow. he is labored with comedy stars like Jack Black, Kate Hudson, Jason Biggs and Amanda Peet.
Now Greg takes every little thing he is aware approximately writing comedy and breaking into the biz, tosses it right into a blender and serves up this tasty, fat-free smoothie of a ebook that’s effortless to learn, brutally sincere, and immediately from the center ... of Hollywood.
Bring the Funny is chock complete o' methods, options and insider phrases utilized by winning comedy screenwriters, including:
Comic Justice Wrylies Genre-Bending Shadow Characters
The BDR's The Two-Hander the vanity Comedic Escalation
Gapping A.I.C. Fish Outta Water the belief Factory
Really vital Comedy Screenwriting ideas quantity ninety nine and 100
If you are looking to put in writing funnier and higher screenplays, you want this publication. but when you are prepared to close up your vehicle, force out to L.A., and dive right into a profession as a comedy screenwriter, you need this booklet. Now.
Buy it, jam it into your pocket, and hit the fuel. Greg's acquired your back.
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