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Penn in Hollywood: “What Makes a Good Pitch?”

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(l to r): Lew Schneider (C’83), event producer Reg Tigerman (C’07), Zach Lutsky (C’97),
Sherri Cooper Landsman (C’94) and Jason Resnick (C’92)

Yesterday, I posted a video about a Penn alum asking our Penn in Pictures panel about getting a Hollywood job.

Today’s question from our audience is:
“What Makes a Good Pitch?  
…and how do I know if it’s going well in the pitch room?”

Listen to the experiences from our panel …especially from Sherri and Lew.

Any suggestions of your own to offer our Penn community?  Comment below!


Check back tomorrow for the advice on “Why Was Your Spec Script So Successful?

A special thanks to editor David Chalfin (C’96), a fantastic editor living in Los Angeles who recorded and edited all the Penn in Pictures videos. Check out his reel here!  

CATCH UP: 
Q&A: How do I get a Hollywood Job?
Universal Acquisitions SVP Jason Resnick (C’93)
“Brothers and Sisters” TV writer Sherri Cooper Landsman (C’94) 
“ER” Medical consultant Zach Lutsky (C’97)  
VIDEO: TV Writer Lew Schneider (C’83)  
How DT can help you with your Entertainment Career in 8 Easy Steps  
Other Penn writers here

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