Getting the Writer Out of the Script: Lessons from One Hour Television
Learn what it takes to work on and run an award-winning TV drama with writer, producer, and showrunner Chip Johannessen AB '77! Chip will share his insights on how to write, produce, and show-run hit drama series for cable OR network.
THIS EVENT IS AT CAPACITY.
Chip Johannessen AB '77 (Executive Producer, HOMELAND; Showrunner, DEXTER)
Chip recently completed a J.D. at UCLA's School of Law and passed the California bar before joining Homeland as Executive Producer. At Homeland he’s been honored to share in an Emmy, two Golden Globes and a WGA award. Just this year he picked up another WGA award, this time in long form, for Saints and Strangers. Chip sits on the board of the Writers Guild of America, West and is co-chair for the 2017 negotiating committee.