FOX-NYTVF Comedy Script Contest Finalists

(released 8/23/2013)

The New York Television Festival and Fox Broadcasting Company have partnered for the 6th annual FOX-NYTVF Comedy Script Contest. Today, they announced the 25 finalists. The contest winner will be revealed on October 26, 2013 at the NYTVF Awards ceremony. A development deal with FOX and $25,000 is the anticipated outcome for the final script selected.

All 25 selected finalists still in competition are invited to the 9th annual New York Television Festival and are given the credential of Official Artist. This status affords finalists exclusive access to the NYTVF Connect that partners development executives with creatives, opening doors to one on one meetings, pitch opportunities, and insight into current TV industry trends from the mouths of television content decision makers. Below is the list of the 25 finalists in the FOX-NYTVF Comedy Script Contest as stated on

2013 FOX-NYTVF Comedy Script Contest Finalists:

    Alice, Wonderland
    Written by Sean Presant – Los Angeles, CA

    Black Sheep
    Written by Josh Sorokach – Astoria, NY

    Written by Mark Kosin – Venice, CA

    Chimney Creek
    Written by Ben Barnes and Joel Huggins – Los Angeles, CA

    Written by Alex Sherman – Chicago, IL

    Written by Crystal Hubbard – Los Angeles, CA

    Evil Blond Kid
    Written by Erik Voss – Toluca Lake, CA

    Written by Gabi Conti – West Hollywood, CA

    The Good Samaritan’s Club
    Written by Ben Greene – Los Angeles, CA

    Hot Fail
    Written by Tim Drucker and Tracy Weiler – New York, NY

    Julie #2
    Written by Julie Kraut – New York, NY

    The Manifest
    Written by Joel Solomon and Lukas Kaiser – Brooklyn, NY

    Match Pointe
    Written by Erick Pausz – Chicago, IL

    Park Life
    Written by Steve Marovitch – Los Angeles, CA

    Written by Dane Brannan and Thane Economou – Los Angeles, CA

    The Pool
    Written by Kevin Anglin – Astoria, NY

    Power Moms
    Written by Melissa London Hilfers – New York, NY

    Reject – A Recruiting Comedy
    Written by Scott Eckert – Brooklyn, NY
    Written by Torrey Speer – Los Angeles, CA

    Written by Philippe Iujvidin – Los Angeles, CA

    Third and a Mile
    Written by David Eskridge – North Bergen, NJ

    We’re Not Your Parents
    Written by Erin Cardillo and Richard Keith – Los Angeles, CA

    What Goes Up...
    Written by Hillary Handelsman – Arnold, MD

    Works in Progress
    Written by David Budin and Brendan McCarthy – West Hollywood, CA

    Yellow Pine Pride
    Written by Beau Henry – Los Angeles, CA

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