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Aug 31, 2017

We go out of SPBC Pilot Season with a bang as we discuss the perfect hobo, sing the Benny Hill theme, and talk about the pretty problematic pilot for The Big Bang Theory by Chuck Lorre & Bill Prady.

Things to Consider:

  1. Are the characters likable enough where you’ll follow them through a series?
  2. Do the “jokes”...


Aug 24, 2017

On our penultimate episode for SPBC Pilot Season, we talk about college pranks, essential oils, and we discuss the wickedly good pilot script for Breaking Bad by Vince Gilligan!

Things to Consider:

  1. Is Walter’s choice to Break Bad believable? How does the script support this?
  2. How are characters set up as opposing...


Aug 17, 2017

For our twentiversary, we start our new segment Rickwatch!, go on a lot of tangents on various topics, and discuss the pilot episode to one of our favorite television shows, Pushing Daisies. Also, our PR and publicist stops by in studio!

Things to Consider:

  1. How is an omniscient narrator used? Does it add or detract to...


Aug 10, 2017

This week, Hunter plays beautiful music, we re-enact an hour of primetime television, and most importantly, we discuss Dan Harmon's pilot episode for Community.

Things to Consider:

  1. Does the script’s efficient introductions give enough character to grab your interests?
  2. Do you know what this show will look like going...


Aug 3, 2017

Some strange things happen on this week's Screenplay Book Club!

Matt and Hunter discuss what fruits are untapped in the alcohol industry and we break into our very special month long endeavor of reading television scripts! This week we read the pilot for Montauk by The Duffer Brothers.

Things to Consider: