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Three Contest Finalist Scripts Optioned by Bohemia Group Originals

In February and March 2017, Bohemia Group Originals optioned three Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition finalist scripts: Bradley Stryker’s action/thriller The Dragon Run, Diana Wright’s comedy pilot Franchise, and Nadeemi Siddiqui’s romcom Slut. All three placed in the 2016 competitions. “We are thrilled to be working with the whole team at Script Pipeline,” said Bohemia CEO Susan […]

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5th Annual 2016 First Look Project Results

SCREENWRITING Action/Adventure Sweep: The Chimney Wars by Matthew Barr – Winner Ripple by Heather Faris – Finalist Comedy Baked by Diana Wright – Winner Park La Brea by Matthew Kic & Mike Sorce – Finalist Slammin’ by Brandon Martin – Finalist Horror/Thriller Capture by David Scullion – Winner Fire Will Roar by Andreas Rønning – Finalist Virgin Killers by Tannaz Hazemi – Finalist Sci-Fi/Fantasy […]

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Moonlight – Screenplay

It’s arguable what the most important element of a movie is. The plot hooks the audience, the directing keeps the audience entertained, and the theme gives the audience something to think about once the credits start rolling. However, at the center of each of these elements are the characters. Movies that lack strong characters will […]

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February 2017 Script Sales

STX Entertainment has optioned The New Neighbors, a spec written by Leslie Headland and David Schickler. The psychological drama follows a couple who move into an affluent area and uncover dirty secrets within. Headland is also attached to direct. Amblin acquired John Swetnam’s action/thriller spec Ruthless in an auction. The script follows a retired assassin […]

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January 2017 Script Sales

It was a slower month to start the year. Twentieth Century Fox and Sunswept Entertainment have picked up Skyward, Joe Ballarini’s drama spec based on two families that build a hot-air balloon to escape over the Berlin Wall. Based on a true story. Another true story spec: Samuel Franco and Evan Kilgore’s drama spec Keeper […]

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Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Pilot

The one major upside to having so many outlets for television series is that more networks are willing to take risks on shows that otherwise might not be made. Take for instance The CW’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, a self-aware musical comedy about, well, a crazy ex-girlfriend (but the situation’s a lot more nuanced than that). Star, writer, […]

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$40,000 Awarded, All Finalists Receive Long-Term Industry Facilitation

Deadline: May 1st, 2017 Submit a Screenplay | Submit a TV Pilot or Spec Recent Writer Success Stories: – In February, Bohemia Group Originals (BGO) optioned two Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition finalists: Bradley Stryker’s action/thriller The Dragon Run and Diana Wright’s comedy pilot Franchise. BGO is one of several new contacts in Script Pipeline’s ongoing industry network expansion. – Production […]

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Script Pipeline Develops Writers for Film and Television

Recent script sales include The Ambassadors and Stuber by Tripper Clancy, Militia Henry Dunham, Snow White and the Huntsman by Evan Daugherty, as well as numerous other screenplays, pilots, and pitches over the past 16 years, totaling over $6 million in spec sales from Pipeline writers and $1 billion in revenue from films written by Pipeline alums. Script Pipeline actively searches […]

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