Up-and-comer Sam Brooks presents the ultimate guide to surviving and thriving as a young screenwriter in Hollywood. Each episode, Sam and his guests dive into a different aspect of the entertainment industry that you won’t hear on most screenwriting podcasts, from where to live and how to make screenwriter friends, to how to land one of those fabled assistant gigs, and understanding your first writing contract.

Chapter I: Why (And How) All Screenwriters Should Move To LA

With me, myself, and I @sambrookspresents

Chapter II: How to Land Your First Hollywood Gig

With Writer/Director Laura Modica @whatawonderfulsite2see

Chapter III: How To Become A Working Screenwriter

With Emmy-nominated Screenwriter Michael Ross @mykleraus

Chapter IV: A Crash Course In Networking

With Writer/Director/TEDx Speaker Jonny Santana @jonnysantanamovies

Chapter V: Your Life Outside of Writing

With my Good Friend Queency Luvry @qluvry

Chapter VI: How To Make A Movie

With Award-Winning Director Timur Bootzin www.losfelizfilms.com

Chapter VII: How To Get A Manager (or Agent)

With Literary Agent Quincie Li


Chapter VIII: How To Develop Shows Like A Champ

With Director/Producer Axel Arzola

PREMIERES 10/14/21

Chapter IX: Working On An Emmy-Winning Show

With Guest TBA

PREMIERES 10/28/21

Chapter X: The Grand Finale

With Guest TBA

PREMIERES 11/11/21