Careers in Entertainment: Writing for Film and Television

Comprised of WGAE members, Careers in Entertainment: Writing for Film and Television will provide an forum to hear first-hand from writers who have found success in New York City.

April 26, 2010

The Mayor’s Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting, the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE), and Hunter College will present Careers in Entertainment: Writing for Film and Television – a panel discussion featuring writers who work in film, television, drama, late night comedy, children’s programming, and morning news.

Comprised of WGAE members, Careers in Entertainment: Writing for Film and Television will provide an forum to hear first-hand from writers who have found success in New York City . In addition to sharing their personal accounts working in different genres, the panelists will also offer career advice to the audience based on their own experiences breaking into the industry. A Q&A session will follow.

Panelists include:

  • Wayne Federman – writer, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
  • Allison Girvin – writer, Good Morning America
  • Carin Greenberg – writer, Between the Lions, Ghostwriter
  • Brian Koppelman – writer, Solitary Man, Rounders
  • Charlie Rubin – writer, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, The Jon Stewart Show

Monday, April 26, 2010 6:30 pm
Hunter College 695 Park Avenue, North Building, Room 543
New York City

The event is free and open to the public. RSVP by April 23rd to rsvp@remove-this.film.nyc.gov  Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis.