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David Kohner Zuckerman is:

  • A working producer.
  • A licensed psychotherapist.
  • A published author.
  • A friendly, fun, and casual script consultant.

I’s not whether you need a script coach. It’s “who to choose.” David is the best choice.

David has worked with top Hollywood organizations including:

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The majority of executives in Hollywood believe that the number one mistake screenwriters make is to send their scripts out before they’re ready. Doing this can burn bridges in town, something you never want to do. To avoid this common pitfall, it’s essential that you get at least one professional, objective take on your project.

Enter ScriptCoach, a script consulting firm headed by development expert David Kohner Zuckerman. There are many script doctors out there, but what makes David unique is that he’s actually a working Hollywood Producer. He just wrapped “The Fourth Noble Truth” starring Harry Hamlin and his other credits include “Strictly Sexual,” “All I Want for Christmas,” “Caught in the Act” and “Chump Change.” David also spent several years heading Development for Silver Lion Films (“Man on Fire,” “Crocodile Dundee in L.A.”), is an optioned screenwriter, a published author, and a licensed psychotherapist to boot.

David offers notes as well as more comprehensive services for writers. He has extensive experience coaching novice screenwriters and seasoned pros. Knowing how important it is for writers to make Hollywood connections, David also heads www.VirtualPitchFest.com. ScriptCoach supports writers in perfecting their scripts, while VPF enables writers to pitch their projects to Hollywood VIPs on-line with the assurance of a guaranteed response. So, if you’re serious about your screenwriting career, you’ve come to the right place. David’s notes and coaching will help make your screenplay the best that it can be.

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