Mediabistro Chats: 01.15.13
@DeliciousDiane Not necessarily. I think it perhaps should depend on the writer's compensation to begin with. Too little? No film cut.
@DianaFinch Publishers would earn more money through increased book sales due to film publicity-which should be recompense enough
@JlrMedia The writers deserve more than the publishers b/c most of the time they change a lot of the book in the screenplay.
Teq Minsky greedy bums
Julia Plale Writers already get less than 10% of the revenue from their work. If publishers take more it'll just result in authors going to other (smaller) publishers who don't suck their writers dry.