Screenwriting is one of those professions that defies to be put into a box. There isn’t just one way to get into the biz, which makes every success story interesting. Here are a few of those to inspire and show you what really makes for a great screenwriter—dedication.
Big breaks come from anywhere and everywhere. If you are still looking for yours, take heart that some of our favorite screenwriters came from humble Hollywood beginnings.
I love the one about Aaron Sorkin. He was a house sitter!!!
At the very least, this list is a testament that honing your skills and a single-minded desire can get you farther than an uncle in the business. But if you have that uncle… definitely add him into the mix.