By Greg DePaul

A sharp, humorous e-book approximately comedy screenwriting from a winning screenwriter that makes use of fresh – as in this century – videos you've gotten really obvious as examples.



Greg DePaul (Screenwriter, Bride Wars, Saving Silverman) has offered scripts to Miramax, Fox, Disney, New Line, Sony, MGM and Village Roadshow. he is labored with comedy stars like Jack Black, Kate Hudson, Jason Biggs and Amanda Peet.


Now Greg takes every little thing he understands approximately writing comedy and breaking into the biz, tosses it right into a blender and serves up this tasty, fat-free smoothie of a e-book that’s effortless to learn, brutally sincere, and immediately from the center ... of Hollywood.


Bring the Funny is chock complete o' methods, suggestions and insider phrases utilized by winning comedy screenwriters, including:


Comic Justice Wrylies Genre-Bending Shadow Characters


The BDR's The Two-Hander the self-esteem Comedic Escalation


Gapping A.I.C. Fish Outta Water the belief Factory


Really very important Comedy Screenwriting ideas quantity ninety nine and 100


If you are looking to put in writing funnier and higher screenplays, you want this e-book. but when you are ready to close up your motor vehicle, force out to L.A., and dive right into a profession as a comedy screenwriter, you need this ebook. Now.


Buy it, jam it into your pocket, and hit the fuel. Greg's acquired your back.

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