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021 WRITING COMEDY FOR TV & RADIO (podcast)
Have you ever wondered how to get into writing comedy for TV, Radio or other comedians? Comedy writer Scott Dunn has written for such television shows as Foxworthy’s Big Night Out, The CMT Music Awards, The Larry “The Cable Guy” Christmas Special, Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader, and The Dove Awards. Scott is also a consultant for the American Bible Challenge.
Scott Dunn is also well known for writing segments for the nationally syndicated Bob & Tom Show (radio).
Our discussion leads to applicable tips and simple suggestions for helping comedians and speakers punch up their programs with comedy.
Specifically, we talk about:
- Economy of Words
- Why you never let the producers see the jokes in advance
- Meeting deadlines
- The process of bouncing ideas
- How to tell if you are a better writer than your peers
- The difference between a “consultant” and a “writer”
and much more!
If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to write comedy for TV or Radio this is the episode you’ve been waiting for!
For more info, visit: http://www.scottdunncomedy.com
If you enjoy this episode be sure to check out the interview with Martha Bolton – writer for Bob Hope!
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