In this installment of her web series writing tips, Stephanie Bourbon hits us with one of the most important – yet little known – elements successful TV and film writers use – writing from the POV of the actors who will be saying our words. And guess what? It works for writing fiction intended for publication as well.
That’s right, kids, actors are more than a necessary evil. They’re the reason TV and film writers exist, and, to quote a wonderful line from a wonderful stage play, “Attention must be paid!”
Let Stephanie tell you how and why.
Former Larry Brody student Stephanie Olivieri Bourbon has found great success as a writer and illustrator. Now she’s branching out into video with a series of extremely helpful ones about – surprise! – writing and illustrating.