Instructors

 

Tawnya Bhattacharya, FOUNDER

Tawnya Bhattacharya is a writer, writing instructor, and founder of Script Anatomy, a writing school that helps television writers reach their writing goals and elevate their craft through classes, workshops and private consultations. Bhattacharya, a screenwriting teacher for the past 12 years, launched Script Anatomy in 2011 just as her professional writing career was getting off [More…]

Ali Laventhol

Ali Laventhol, along with her writing partner and Script Anatomy founder Tawnya Bhattacharya, is currently a Writer/Supervising Producer on Freeform’s Famous in Love.  She has written on NBC’s The Night Shift, TNT’s Perception, The Client List on Lifetime and USA’s Fairly Legal. Tawnya and Ali’s NURSE JACKIE spec was selected for NBC’s Writers On the Verge Program [More…]

Kevin Townsley

Kevin was born a hustler straight from the streets of Detroit. He went from selling candy in the halls of his middle school, to selling weed and psychedelic mushrooms in high school and ultimately put himself through college with his drug enterprise. After graduating from The University of Arizona (The Harvard of the Southwest) with [More…]

Alyson Feltes

Alyson Feltes (Aly) is an established writer/showrunner in Canada, South Africa and the U.S. She is currently a Co-EP and writer on Netflix‘s Ozark ( streaming started on July 21, 2017), and is currently back in the writers room breaking stories for Season 2. In early January 2017, Aly delivered a pilot script for a one hour [More…]

Eileen Jones

Eileen Jones is a drama writer, originally from Houston, Texas. A staff writer on FOX’s LETHAL WEAPON and member of the 2016-17 Warner Brothers Writers Workshop, Eileen’s first writerly gig was interning at Texas Monthly magazine, where she ended up tasting and describing tortillas for their food critic. Since, her career has taken a different—but no less satisfying—path. She assisted Vice [More…]

Margaux Froley

Margaux Froley is a Southern California native. She attended the USC School of Cinematic Arts. Since then she has worked for such TV networks as TLC, MTV, CMT, Travel Channel, HGTV, and AwesomenessTV. In 2007 Margaux was chosen to participate in the Warner Brothers Writers Workshop after writing her first television spec script, and subsequently was hired as a staff writer [More…]

Michael Perri

Michael Perri is a dramatic writer who was born Emmanuel Pedro until his adoptive parents changed his name when he was ten. Growing up in Chicago’s foster care system, he wrote plays and asked (okay forced) the other kids to act them out.  Before moving to LA to write full time, he traveled the world [More…]

Hollie Overton

A native of Kingsville, Texas, Hollie Overton, headed to the Big Apple at nineteen, lured by the bright lights of Broadway. Unfortunately, two left feet and no vocal ability left her with limited options. Honing her people skills while waiting tables, she passed time by scribbling ideas on bar napkins. Hollie arrived in Hollywood, determined [More…]

Nora Nolan

Nora Nolan grew up in a perfect little town called Maplewood, NJ and she never shuts up about it. Nora learned to push comedy boundaries in her large Irish Catholic family where, in order to get a word in edgewise, you either had to lead with a case of Bud Heavy or an edgy punch [More…]

Gil Hizon

  Gil Hizon was born and raised in Manila, Philippines. As an infant, the only way his mother could keep him from crying was by placing him in front of the TV. In the late 90s, his family moved to the “exotic” shoreline town of Branford, Connecticut. The first of many culture shocks, Gil has [More…]

Zach Ayers

  Before Zach moved to Los Angeles, he was a director and producer of training videos at the Central Intelligence Agency, which is an actual job in the actual US government. Zach has worked in both TV comedy and drama. Currently, he writes for FREEFORM’s drama “SIREN” and is in development with WBTV on a [More…]

Ron McCants

Ron’s a passionate family man with two princesses and has experience in financial planning, private equity, information management, biotechnological engineering and business development. He focuses on writing comedy dramas that explore the human experience at the junction of crime and family, often fueled by dark secrets and deep shames. A multiple award-winning playwright, Ron’s had [More…]

Rowan Wheeler

Rowan Wheeler is an Emmy award-winning producer, as well as a director and comedy writer. Originally from the land of tea (London), she now resides in the land of yoga mats and kale (Los Angeles). Rowan recently sold a pilot to a U.K. production company which is currently being shopped around to British networks. She [More…]