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Elisha Yaffe is an award-winning actor, writer, producer, and director.As an Executive Producer and Writer, he's been commissioned to write 1/2 hr comedy pilot scripts for TBS and Super Deluxe. He was the Co-Showrunner on an 8 episode 1/2 hr comedy series for go90 and Complex Networks. He's developed shows for Warner Bros. Studio 2.0, Warner Horizon, Ron Howard's NewForm, MSN, as well as an interactive show for Eko Studios. Currently, Elisha's an Executive Producer on a studio comedy project being taken out to cable networks. As an executive producer, he's found success developing and executing short films and web series with the aim of having them double as proof of concepts for long-form projects.As a development executive, Elisha works with writers to sharpen their take on each project with a focus on plot and character development. He's also a highly sought after pitch coach, specializing in performance and copy editing.In the short-form space, Elisha's been nominated for a YouTube Comedy Award, been awarded 5 Vimeo Staff Picks, and featured on the prestigious website "Short of The Week" twice.Elisha specializes in feature, television and short form Comedy, Rom-com, drama, Thriller/Suspense/Mystery, Horror, Talk Show, Indie, Biopic, Documentary
Tips on pitching to Elisha Yaffe
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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