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Transcript: Pitching to TV & Cable Networks

Veteran programming executive Laurie Scheer tells you how to take your ideas prime time

By Laurie Scheer - September 18, 2006

This is an excerpted transcript of's "How to Pitch to TV and Cable Networks" workshop held June 6, 2006 in New York, conducted by former programming executive Laurie Scheer. Sign up now for an eClass with Laurie: Pitch That TV Show or 12-Week TV Writer. Register for Laurie's upcoming classes in New York: Intro to Writing for Women's TV and Cable Shows and Writing and Producing a TV Pilot.

Laurie Scheer:: We're going to be talking about content tonight. Right now we're talking about TV, broadcast, and cable. But there's also this whole other ...

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