Topic: Being Human

How To: Become A Television Writer (An Interview With A Pro!)

How To: Become A Television Writer (An Interview With A Pro!)

If you want to become a television writer, where better to get advice than from someone who’s already done it successfully. That’s why we decided to mix things up a little with this week’s How To and interview CĂ©line Geiger, a television writer based in LA. CĂ©line filled me in on how she got her start in television writing, what writing for a TV show is really like, and why you need to move to LA, like, right now. More »

Gallery: The Newer a Vampire TV Show, the Brighter and/or Bloodier Its Promo Posters

Gallery: The Newer a Vampire TV Show, the Brighter and/or Bloodier Its Promo Posters

The latest Vampire Diaries posters have elicited two very strong reactions from fans/people in the blogosphere: 1) Amusement at the play on “forbidden fruit”; 2) utter disgust at all the blood. And it is pretty gross. We get it — it’s a show about vampires, who subsist on humans’ blood. But they’re about a ton of other stuff, too: Super strength, sexy brooding guilt, wicked fangs and claws. Why don’t we see those in posters more often? More »