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  1. just the facts
    What Do Ex-Gawker Employees Think of the Gawker Scripts?What does the Gawker diaspora think of the various scripts in development about the site’s downfall? We decided to ask them.
  2. in development
    Everything We Know About the Three Gawker Movies in Development Right NowA new Gawker movie was announced Monday morning.
  3. ‘Wet Hot American Summer: The Annotated Screenplay’ to Be Released in […]Wet Hot fans, rejoice, because David Wain and Michael Showalter have something extra special coming out this fall. On Twitter today, […]
  4. The Next Social Network? We’ve Read the Hot Script Gawker v. Thiel How mad will it make Peter Thiel? And how is it?
  5. scripts
    Donald Glover Shares Mock Deadpool Script Spoofing Hollywood Racism“For the record: I wasn’t too busy to work on Deadpool.”
  6. Mamoudou N’Diaye Wrote a ‘Broad City’ Spec Script That Should Become a […]New York-based comedian Mamoudou N’Diaye is a fan of Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer’s Comedy Central series Broad City, but one glaring aspect […]
  7. Martin McDonagh’s Filthiest Lines, From Three Billboards to In BrugesThe funniest, dirtiest dialogue from McDonagh’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri to In Bruges to Seven Psychopaths.
  8. It: Everything That Changed From Cary Fukunaga’s ScriptThe director left the project over budget cuts, but his original script has been floating around online.
  9. scripts
    Ben Affleck’s Batman Replacement Is Also Replacing Ben Affleck’s Batman ScriptSo don’t expect a movie in which Batman personally defends Tom Brady’s honor, a scene that Affleck would definitely write.
  10. The Secret History of William Gibson’s Never-Filmed ‘Aliens’ SequelGibson’s Alien III script had space communists, a zero-gravity alien swarm, and something called the ‘New Beast.’
  11. The Pilot Script ChecklistA checklist to follow before sending your pilot script out into the world of show business.
  12. This ‘Seinfeld’ 9/11 Spec Script Is Insane and IncredibleImagine a pitch-perfect spec script for the classic sitcom ‘Seinfeld’… set in the days after 9/11.
  13. Inside the Will Ferrell ‘Reagan’ Script That People Criticized Before They […]Earlier today, news broke that Will Ferrell decided to back out of producing and starring in a film about President Ronald Reagan after getting […]
  14. Check Out Some Excerpts from Conan O’Brien’s Unproduced ‘Simpsons’ Script […]In light of Prince’s death last week, Simpsons showrunner Al Jean recently shared some excerpts on Twitter from an old Simpsons script by Conan […]
  15. comedy
    How Do You Know If Your Comedy Script Is Good?If you’ve only shown your friends your script, how do you know if it’s really funny?
  16. harry potter and the cursed child
    J.K. Rowling Releasing New Harry Potter BookThe script book for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will go on sale July 31.
  17. Diving Into John Belushi’s Lost Last Comedy, ‘Noble Rot’“The Script Pile” is a biweekly column on Splitsider that takes a look at the screenplays for high-profile movie and TV comedies that never […]
  18. Dieter: The Surprisingly Funny Mike Myers Movie That Never WasBased on ‘SNL‘s turtleneck-wearing host of the West German talk show ‘Sprockets’, ‘Dieter’ was one of the funniest scripts Myers has ever written.
  19. clickables
    Check Out a Fancified Moonrise Kingdom ScriptFeaturing both words and picture.
  20. making the sausage
    Polone: Who Really Determines the Fates of Aspiring Screenwriters?Dreaming of a studio exec personally discovering your unique voice? Wake up.
  21. scripts
    New Muppet Movie Script Details Leak“Hits the mark 65% of the time.”
  22. the black list
    The 2009 Black List Topped by Jim Henson BiopicAnd there’s one about foul-mouthed pets.
  23. news reel
    The Black List 2008: The Full ListToday saw the release of the annual Black List, a list of the year’s best-liked, not-yet-produced screenplays — and Vulture has it first!
  24. scripts
    Exclusive: We’ve Seen Steve Carell’s ‘Beaver’ ScreenplayOur verdict? This is one of the more elegantly messed-up stories we’ve read in a long, long time.