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Creating Characters for TV

Posted on Feb 26, 2019 2:33:24 PM by Emily Means in film degree, in tv, in screen writing, in videography, in tech workforce, in character development, in screenwriting

Character creation is one of my favorite parts about writing for a TV series. You get to start with the basics of creation: choosing the persona. You can choose anywhere from a dark and mysterious kind of character all the way to a sweet and oblivious one. Personas also blend together with your plot and setting to propel the story. Good character development is what really moves a story along and makes a TV series enjoyable and memorable. If your characters don’t have an interesting persona, then no emotional connection will be made and the viewers will lose interest and eventually stop watching your show.

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True Detective… What happened?

Posted on Jun 1, 2016 10:43:08 AM by Jordan Wippell in 2018, in Blogs, in boardwalk empire, in Colin Farrell, in crime, in Digital Video, in film, in movies, in Nic Pizzolatto, in season two, in series, in true detective, in tv, in University of Advancing Technology, in breaking bad, in Cary Fukunaga, in deadwood, in fiction, in hbo, in new, in Rachel McAdams, in season one, in season three, in Taylor Kitsch, in television, in UAT, in yellow king

 
Just last week the first news was announced about a possible True Detective: Season 3… and it wasn’t great. According to most sources, HBO denied a possibility of a third season due to the mixed audience and critic response to the sprawling second season. However, creator Nic Pizzolatto later went on to confirm that True Detective: Season 3 will happen and that its actually renewed until 2018.

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