Jon Hersh is a Manager at Housefire Management, a literary management company based in Los Angeles that represents writers and directors in film, television, and digital content.
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Jon's client list includes writers and filmmakers for film and TV including emerging writers with projects at:
Prior to Housefire, Jon was at CAA and Broad Green Pictures. He is a graduate of USC's School of Cinematic Arts.
Jon specializes in all genres of features and television with low- to mid-range budgets. He is interested in writers with unique voices and stories with strong conceptual hooks.
Client credits include:
Tips on pitching to Jon Hersh
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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