Sep 14 • 13M

Martini Shot: Never Go First

That and other unwritten showbiz rules for today's writers and executives

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Today, Rob Long dives into some of the unspoken commandments that everyone working in entertainment ought to know and live by, from savvy advice when it comes to pitching (“never go first”) to why writers should never solicit feedback from execs who pass on their projects (“explanations are meaningless”). Also do your agent and manager secretly hate each other?

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