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3rd & Fairfax: The WGAW Podcast

The official podcast of the Writers Guild of America West, WGAW, Info and updates about the Guild and interviews with screenwriters about screenwriting,,movies, television and the entertainment business.
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Jul 19, 2018

Monique Sorgen interviews writer and host of Late Night with Seth Meyers... Seth Meyers (SNL, The Awesomes, Documentary Now!).

Jul 12, 2018

Brian interviews writer/director Shana Feste (Country Strong, The Greatest) about her career and recent film Boundaries.

Jul 2, 2018

Justin Halpern & Patrick Schumacker are back for the third part of the Pilot Process series. This time they discuss turning in their scripts.

Jun 28, 2018

Alec Berg & Bill Hader, the co-creators and showrunners of the HBO series "Barry," discuss the first season, and their careers.

Jun 21, 2018

Showrunners Elizabeth Berger & Issac Aptaker (This Is Us, Love Simon) talk with Hilliard Guess about moving to Los Angeles, their careers and screenwriting.

Jun 13, 2018

The podcast team shares clips from their favorite episodes.

Jun 7, 2018

Monique Sorgen interviews Aline Brosh McKenna (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, 27 Dresses, The Devil Wears Prada) about her career in film and television.

May 23, 2018

Tanya Saracho, creator of the new Starz series Vida, talks with Hilliard Guess about her journey from Chicago playwright to TV showrunner.

May 10, 2018

Hilliard Guess interviews Tom Rob Smith about his FX limited series The Assassination of Gianni Versace.

Apr 26, 2018

Josh Heald & Jon Hurwitz & Hayden Schlossberg discuss their new YouTube Red series, Cobra Kai with Monique Sorgen.

 
Apr 12, 2018

Brian Gary talks with David Kajganich and Soo Hugh, showrunners of AMC’s new limited series, The Terror.

Mar 29, 2018

Long time writing partners and comedy writers Michael Colton & John Aboud discuss their careers and the new Netflix movie, A Futile and Stupid Gesture.

 

Mar 14, 2018

Jason Katims (Roswell, Friday Night Lights, Parenthood) sits down with Steve Trautmann to discuss his career and new show, Rise.

Feb 22, 2018

The Post screenwriters and 2018 Paul Selvin Award honorees Liz Hannah and Josh Singer discuss the script's origin, their successful collaboration, and working with Steven Spielberg.

Feb 1, 2018

Steve Trautmann interviews Steven Rogers (Love the Coopers, Hope Floats) about his career and the development of his latest feature film, iTonya.

Jan 25, 2018

Alexander Payne & Jim Taylor discuss their writing career, collaboration, their process, and latest film Downsizing.

Jan 18, 2018

Brian Gary interviews writer Virgil Williams (Criminal Minds, 24) and writer/director Dee Rees (Bessie, Pariah) about their independent film collaboration, Mudbound. currently streaming on Netflix.

Jan 11, 2018

Emily V. Gordon & Kumail Nanjiani discuss their careers, relationship, and movie, "The Big Sick."

Jan 4, 2018

Brian Gary talks with Jason Hall (American Sniper) about his screenwriting evolution that adds writer/director with his latest feature film, Thank You for Your Service.

Dec 28, 2017

Aaron Fullerton speaks with Sallie Patrick (Dynasty and Limitless) about her career and co-developing a new take on a beloved series. Also, Justin Halpern & Patrick Schumacker are back to discuss their next step in the pilot process, the Story Area Document.

Dec 21, 2017

Difficult Conversations: Monique Sorgen talks with Julie Klausner, creator/star of Hulu’s series Difficult People about the challenges of crafting comedy.

Dec 14, 2017

Brian Gary interviews novelist Brian Selznick (The Invention of Hugo Cabret) about adapting his book Wonderstruck as a first-time screenwriter into the Amazon Studios feature film directed by Todd Haynes.

Dec 7, 2017

Stephen Chbosky, writer/director of "Perks of Being a Wallflower," and "Wonder" discusses his career as a writer and director.

Nov 30, 2017

Brian Gary talks with Oscar nominated screenwriter Scott Frank about his film career (Logan, Out of Sight, Get Shorty) and his new Netflix series Godless.

Nov 23, 2017

Monique Sorgen discusses how to develop a new take on a classic television series with Gloria Calderon Kellett & Mike Royce (One Day at a Time), their careers, and working with the legendary Norman Lear.

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