Join FinalDraft Friday, November 6th at 5pm PST for a live discussion with VERVE Literary Agent David Boxerbaum. He will answer pre-submitted audience questions, moderated by TV writer Aadip Desai.
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About the participants:
David Boxerbaum - Partner and Literary Agent @VERVE Talent & Literary Agency
- David is a prominent literary agent and partner at Verve, representing top tier talent including showrunners, franchise-builders and huge horror helmers. While he has earned his reputation as the best in the spec game, David also champions a diverse roster of writers and directors, and is known for his ability to find new voices and to jump start careers. He began his career working for producer Jerry Bruckheimer before moving to the William Morris Agency, then Endeavor and then Paradigm where he cemented himself as a leader within the agency and the literary field. As a part of the Verve Partnership, David was involved in the monumental decision to sign the WGA Code of Conduct in May 2019, and in the move to up assistant pay in response to the #payuphollywood initiative.
Aadip Desai - TV Writer
- Aadip Desai is an Indian American television writer, comedian, and Air Force brat. He was a Staff Writer on S7 of ABC’s THE GOLDBERGS and runs the 15k-member LA TV Writers Facebook Group. Aadip left the AFI Screenwriting program to join the Disney TV Writing Program. He was the longtime co-host/producer of the On the Page screenwriting podcast with Pilar Alessandra, has moderated panels at AFF, and interviewed numerous filmmakers as President of the Northwest Screenwriters Guild. He’s been interviewed or appeared on panels at AFI, Final Draft, Sundance Collab, UCLA, WGAw, and WGF. Aadip worked alongside Jim Wilke on PRI’s Jazz After Hours, interned at an NPR affiliate, and hosted multiple radio shows in college at KUPS 90.1 FM.