Ep. 272: From Book To Screen and Writer Friends!

Ep. 272: From Book To Screen and Writer Friends!

Ep. 272: From Book To Screen and Writer Friends!

Happier in Hollywood - July 28, 2022 - 25:11

This week, Liz and Sarah discuss the importance of spending time with their TV writer friends! Then, in Amplify, Liz and Sarah recommend fellow showrunner and author Rasheed Newson’s new book, My Government Means to Kill Me. In The Mailroom, they answer a listener question on how books become movies or shows. Finally, their assistant Lauren is back with this week’s Hollywood Hack: be an inviter!Get in touch on Twitter: @sarahmfain & @elizabethcraftGet in touch on Instagram: @Sfain & @LizCraftVisit our website: https://happierinhollywood.comJoin our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/HappierinHollywood/Happier in Hollywood is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Side Hustle School, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends!LINKSFOX | Fantasy Islandhttps://www.fox.com/fantasy-island/Rasheed Newsonhttps://www.rasheednewson.com/My Government Means to Kill Mehttps://us.macmillan.com/books/9781250833525/mygovernmentmeanstokillmeLauren Conoscentihttps://www.laurenconoscenti.com/Get in touch on Twitter: @sarahmfain & @elizabethcraft

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Veteran TV writers Liz Craft and Sarah Fain demystify Hollywood by making career and personal struggles universal. Friends since high school and writing partners for 17 years, Liz and Sarah have survived and thrived in Tinseltown’s male-dominated entertainment industry, guided by blind optimism and a Midwestern work ethic. Along the way they've learned a lot about kicking ass, kissing ass, and office yoga.