Scriptnotes, Ep 139: The Crossover Episode — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. Ben Blacker: My name is Ben Blacker. John: And this is Scriptnotes/Nerdist Writers Panel special crossover episode. So, we are recording this live at the sort of special […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 138: The Deal with the Deal — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, you’re at home, your son was using up all the bandwidth. […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 137: Draw Your Own Werewolf — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. [John and Craig pretend to be one another] “John”: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. “Craig”: My name is Craig Mazin. “John”: And this is Episode 137 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, how are […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 136: Ghosts Laughing at Jokes — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 136 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, no funny voice this week? Craig: Uh, that […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 135: World-building — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: Hey, my name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 135 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, how are you? Craig: I’m all sexy, […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 134: So Many Questions — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 134 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, last Sunday I got to go to the […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 133: Groundhog Day — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And in lieu of doing a normal Scriptnotes this week we want to talk about a director, we want to talk about a writer, an actor — […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 132: The Contract between Writers and Readers — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: I am Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 132 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. So, Craig, as we’re recording this on a Friday afternoon […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 131: Procrastination and Pageorexia — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 131 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, how are ya? Craig: You know, I’m — […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 130: Period Space — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: Argh! Ah! My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Scriptnotes, Episode 130, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Now, Craig, last week there was some controversy […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 129: The One with the Guys from Final Draft — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, welcome back. Craig: Yes. Here we are, face-to-face, a couple of […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 128: Frozen with Jennifer Lee — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Aline Brosh McKenna: And my name is Aline Brosh McKenna. John: And this is Scriptnotes, the entirely Frozen episode of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Now, for the […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 127: Women and Pilots — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Scriptnotes, Episode 127. The Female Directors at Pilot Season episode of Scriptnotes. Craig: — Thrones. John: Thrones. A podcast about screenwriting and things that […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 126: Punching the Salty Ocean — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 126 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, how are you? Craig: Pretty good, John. How […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 125: Egoless Screenwriting — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: [Yawns] My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 125 of Scriptnotes, the Ego episode of a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. On today’s episode we’re […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 124: Q&A from the Holiday Spectacular — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: And now here is the part of the show where we actually do the Q&A which will be cut into a separate little part of an episode. So, if you have a question for me, or for Craig, or any of our panelists […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 123: Scriptnotes Holiday Spectacular — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. Franklin Leonard: Hello. My name is Franklin Leonard. Rawson Thurber: Hi, my name is Rawson Thurber. Lindsay Doran: My name is Lindsay Doran. Kelly Marcel: Hey, I’m Kelly Marcel. Richard Kelly: Hey, my name is Richard Kelly. Aline Brosh McKenna: Hi. My name is Aline […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 122: Young Billionaire’s Guide to Hollywood — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: Aw. My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Scriptnotes, the Young Billionaire’s Guide to Hollywood episode, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, how are you? […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 121: My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend’s Screenwriter — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. Disclaimer: Hey, this is John. Two things about today’s episode. First off, this is one of those episodes where Craig swears a little bit. So, if you’re in the car with your kids, standard warnings there. It’s not terrible, just a few f-bombs, so they’re […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 120: Let’s talk about coverage — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Scriptnotes, Episode 120, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, are you high right now? Craig: No, I’m not […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 119: Positive Moviegoing — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: Hello and welcome. My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 119, the Positive Moviegoing episode of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. And we […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 118: Time Travel with Richard Kelly — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 118 of Scriptnotes, the Time Travel episode of a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig: Mm-hmm. John: Craig, […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 117: Not Just Dialogue — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 117, the Not Just Dialogue edition of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig, how are you? […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 116: Damsels in distress — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 116, the damsels in distress episode of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. How are you, Craig? […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 115: Scriptnotes: Back to Austin with Rian Johnson and Kelly Marcel — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. Disclaimer: The following podcast contains explicit language. There’s also a Q&A at the end where there wasn’t a microphone in the audience, so we’ve cut out all the questions. So, at the end of the episode if it seems like it’s kind of choppy and […]