Megan Ritchie most recently worked in the Writers' Room of FX’s forthcoming television show "Y", based on the award-winning comic book series Y: The Last Man, by Brian K Vaughn. She has previously worked on the critically-acclaimed Starz television series, "American Gods", and with feature writer Zak Penn (Ready Player One, The Avengers, X-Men franchise).
Prior to transitioning to writing and directing, Ritchie was a Development Executive at Depth of Field, the production company of filmmakers Paul & Chris Weitz, where she helped develop and produce films including Grandma, Good Kids, A Happening of Monumental Proportions, and Columbus, as well as the Golden Globe-winning television series, "Mozart in the Jungle".
She has also worked as an Associate Company Manager for Gigi Pritzker's Madison Wells Media Live (f.k.a. Relevant Theatricals), producing Broadway musicals, including the Tony-Award winning show Million Dollar Quartet. Ritchie got her start at WME-IMG.
Megan specializes in all
genres except horror.
Tips on pitching to Megan Ritchie
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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