Widen the Lens: John Pickhaver

SFTV has launched a new video series, Widen the Lens, featuring recent alumni and students. For our first video interview, we spoke to comedian and writer John Pickhaver (WPTV – M.F.A. ’16) about his start in comedy, and how LMU’s spirit of collaboration has influenced him in his career.

Jane the Virgin Hires WPTV Writer

Chantelle Wells’ (WPTV – M.F.A. ’15) journey from her youth to advertising to staff writer on the CW hit comedy-drama Jane the Virgin is an unconventional one. As the recent grad prepared for … Read more

A Headless Horseman Rides Through Twitter

Roberto Orci added that the best pitches are like a story – “Think about your show as if you just saw it and how you would describe it to your friend. Make it like a conversation and talk about what makes you excited about the idea.”

PSAs Advocating Food Security

Participant Media has chosen two student-written and produced PSAs to include in their social action campaign for the documentary, A Place at the Table. The two scripts, Hunger Has Many … Read more