Instructor Michael Weiss, who teaches Introduction to Screenwriting, has sold his spec script Hip Hop, which he wrote with Greg Ostrin, to Sony Pictures Animation Studios. In the script, the Easter Bunny decides to retire and hides out as a pet with a suburban family, turning their lives upside down.
“What I love best about the Writers’ Program is the community brainstorming that goes on in class. While I offer my own guidance and instruction, the students really help each other shape and advance their stories. It’s the difference between taking a class on writing and just reading an instruction manual at home.”