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The Resource Now that's funny! : the art and craft of writing comedy, Peter Desberg, Jeffrey Davis

Now that's funny! : the art and craft of writing comedy, Peter Desberg, Jeffrey Davis

Label
Now that's funny! : the art and craft of writing comedy
Title
Now that's funny!
Title remainder
the art and craft of writing comedy
Statement of responsibility
Peter Desberg, Jeffrey Davis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Authors Peter Desberg and Jeffrey Davis present 24 of Hollywood's top comedy writers with the same generic comedy premise and examine how each writer approaches the creative writing process
Cataloging source
DLC
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Desberg, Peter
Dewey number
808.2/523
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1992.8.C66
LC item number
D37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
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Davis, Jeffrey
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  • Television comedies
  • Comedy films
  • Television comedy writers
  • Screenwriters
  • Comedy films
  • Screenwriters
  • Television comedies
  • Television comedy writers
  • United States
Label
Now that's funny! : the art and craft of writing comedy, Peter Desberg, Jeffrey Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition, published in 2010, has other title information: at the writers' table with Hollywood's top comedy writers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Walter Bennett: The Steve Harvey Show, The Cosby Show -- Yvette Bowser: Living single, A different world -- David Breckman: Monk, Saturday Night Live -- Peter Casey: Fraiser, Cheers -- Ed Decter: There's something about Mary, The Santa Clause 2 -- Michael Elias: The jerk, The Frisco kid -- Heather Hach: Freaky Friday, Freaky Monday -- Mitch Klebanoff: Beverly Hills ninja, The disorderlies -- Dennis Klein: The Larry Sanders Show, Buffalo Bill -- Bob Myer: Mike & Mollly, Roseanne -- Hank Nelken: Saving Silverman, Are we done yet? -- Tracy Newman and Jonatha Stark: According to Jim, Ellen -- Dan O'Shannon: Modern family, Back to you -- Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio: Despicable me, Bubble boy -- Charlie Peters: Three men and a little lady, Blame it on Rio -- Heide Perlman: Cheers, The Tracey Ullman Show -- Phil Rosenthal: Everybody loves Raymond, Coach -- Lew Schneider: The Goldbergs, The new adventures of old Christine -- Sherwood and Lloyd Schwartz: Gilligan's Island, The Brady bunch -- Paul Chitlik and Marc Sheffler: Who's the boss?, Charles in charge -- Elliot Shoenman: Home improvement, Maude -- Marley Sims: Home improvement, Sabrina the teenage witch -- Cheri and Bill Steinkellner: The Jeffersons, Cheers -- Leonard Stern: The honeymooners, Get smart
Control code
ocn962438433
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 376 pages
Isbn
9780757004452
Lccn
2016055985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780757004452
  • (OCoLC)962438433
Label
Now that's funny! : the art and craft of writing comedy, Peter Desberg, Jeffrey Davis
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition, published in 2010, has other title information: at the writers' table with Hollywood's top comedy writers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Walter Bennett: The Steve Harvey Show, The Cosby Show -- Yvette Bowser: Living single, A different world -- David Breckman: Monk, Saturday Night Live -- Peter Casey: Fraiser, Cheers -- Ed Decter: There's something about Mary, The Santa Clause 2 -- Michael Elias: The jerk, The Frisco kid -- Heather Hach: Freaky Friday, Freaky Monday -- Mitch Klebanoff: Beverly Hills ninja, The disorderlies -- Dennis Klein: The Larry Sanders Show, Buffalo Bill -- Bob Myer: Mike & Mollly, Roseanne -- Hank Nelken: Saving Silverman, Are we done yet? -- Tracy Newman and Jonatha Stark: According to Jim, Ellen -- Dan O'Shannon: Modern family, Back to you -- Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio: Despicable me, Bubble boy -- Charlie Peters: Three men and a little lady, Blame it on Rio -- Heide Perlman: Cheers, The Tracey Ullman Show -- Phil Rosenthal: Everybody loves Raymond, Coach -- Lew Schneider: The Goldbergs, The new adventures of old Christine -- Sherwood and Lloyd Schwartz: Gilligan's Island, The Brady bunch -- Paul Chitlik and Marc Sheffler: Who's the boss?, Charles in charge -- Elliot Shoenman: Home improvement, Maude -- Marley Sims: Home improvement, Sabrina the teenage witch -- Cheri and Bill Steinkellner: The Jeffersons, Cheers -- Leonard Stern: The honeymooners, Get smart
Control code
ocn962438433
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 376 pages
Isbn
9780757004452
Lccn
2016055985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780757004452
  • (OCoLC)962438433

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