The Writers Panel with Ben Blacker

An in depth chat with Justified creator Graham Yost about his journey from Speed to From the Earth to the Moon, Band of Brothers, and The Pacific to Boomtown to translating Elmore Leonard's worldview to the small screen. Great advice about seeing through your characters' perspectives, world-building, and creating memorable supporting characters.

Direct download: NWP41_Graham_Yost.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:03am PDT

Neil Goldman (Community; Scrubs; Ben & Kate); Aisha Muharrar (Parks & Recreation); Dailyn Rodriguez (Lie to Me; The Glades). Recorded May 20, 2012.

Direct download: NWP40_Neil_Goldman_Aisha_Muharrar__Dailyn_Rodriguez.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Andrew W. Marlowe (creator, Castle); Tim Long (The Simpsons); Terri Miller (Castle). Recorded April 1, 2012.

Direct download: NWP39_Andrew_W._Marlowe_Tim_Long__Terri_Miller.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Showrunner Glen Mazzara and writers Scott Gimple and Angela Kang talk about their take on the AMC series' second season, characters' goals both immediate and emotional, audience expectations, hot zombie action, and some choice tidbits about season three!

Direct download: NWP38_Walking_Dead.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Jane Espenson (Once Upon a Time; Husbands; Buffy; Caprica) and Douglas Petrie (Charlie's Angels; Buffy; Pushing Daisies) return to the studio to revisit Jane's old blog,, and discuss how, while the business may have changed since she was regularly updating it, writing has not. Plus: Who is Ty Cashman?

Direct download: NWP37_Jane_Espenson_and_Douglas_Petrie.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am PDT