Good advice to those writers hondeling their wares and talent to various agents. But while you’re reading this advice, remember LB’s Dictum: “Having a bad agent is much more harmful than not having one at all.”
And, with that caveat out of the way:
by Priyanka Mattoo
As a former comedy agent at UTA and WME, Priyanka represented numerous big-name writers and performers before leaving to start a TV production company with Jack Black. Now she writes and produces on her own, but she still encounters a tidal wave of comedy hopefuls looking for the advice, information, and pep talks that only a former agent can provide.