Daniel Specializes in Grounded Sci-fi, Action-comedy Two-hander, Horror, Family, Globetrotting Action, Crime Thriller, and Budget-conscious True-life Features, as well as basic cable, premium cable, and streaming TV.
FAMILY BLOOD, written by Schemers client and produced by Gavin Dorman.
Daniel Seco is the literary Manager at Schemers Entertainment. Helmed by Producer/Manager Gavin Dorman, they represent writers and directors for film and TV and Gavin produces independent films including FAMILY BLOOD, ANGUISH, and RUN ALL NIGHT, with companies including Netflix, Warner Bros., and Blumhouse. Their clients have worked on projects including FREE BIRDS, END OF TERM, FOR LOVE OR MONEY, AWAITING, HUNTING LANDS and "The Mentalist".
Daniel got his start in the industry at Resolution (Danny Elfman, Paul Verhoeven, Nick Cassavetes) where he worked his way up from an internship to the Motion Picture Department for Talent and Literary Agents. He then went to work as an assistant for a Motion Picture Literary Agent at CAA (clients include Oscar-winning screenwriters of THE DEPARTED, THE BIG SHORT, ARGO), before becoming the Motion Picture Literary Coordinator at Writ Large (clients include writers of BRIGHT, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING, EASY A, "Westworld").
Principal and client credits include:
Tips on pitching to Daniel Seco
Within 15 minutes of your scheduled pitch, the exec will reach out by Skype or Phone. Your pitch session will last approximately 8 minutes.
Written Pitches will be no more than 2 pages submitted as a PDF or WORD document. Any written pitch uploaded past the deadline will not be shown to the executive and will result in a non-refundable forfeiture of your pitch.
Within 3-4 weeks of your pitch session, you will receive a Pitch Scorecard on which the exec you pitched will provide pitch feedback and note if they are PASSing, or would like to REQUEST your material.
If you are requested, you will be notified via email with further instructions. The execs will have 2-3 months to review your material and note if they are PASSing, or would like a MEETING. If a meeting is requested, we will introduce you via email.
Please understand that these are working executives, and their schedules are subject to change at a moment's notice. We always strive to give you at least 24 hours of notice if a session has been cancelled, and we will recommend another executive for you to pitch your material to.
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