Pitch Samantha Schifrien (Saturday, April 28th 2018)

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Pitch Samantha Schifrien

Samantha is interested in All Genres of Cable TV Pilots, but is especially interested in high-end cable dramas and comedies.

 


"Rogue", Executive Produced by Michael Rosenberg.

 

Samantha is the Development Executive at Rosey TV, the production shingle of veteran Producer Michael Rosenberg. While Rosenberg has worked on features including Sundance Jury Prize-winner TREASURE ISLAND, he's best known for executive producing highly successful television series.

Rosenberg's TV career was burgeoning ten years ago with the Golden Globe-nominated drama series "The Riches" and the FX comedy "Testees". He then moved on to executive produce MTV's "Skins" based on the hit British, teen drama. In 2011 he began working on "Hung" with HBO and the hit AMC production "Hell on Wheels". in 2012 he worked on NBC's "The Firm" before executive producing "Rogue". He is currently Executive Producing "Let's Get Physical" on Pop TV and is in development on "Peaches" created by Michael Platt & Barry Safchik ("Weeds", "Grace and Frankie").

 

Born and raised five miles outside NYC in Maywood, NJ, Sam knew she was destined to work in TV at the age of 5 when the MTV Show "The State” was filming at her kindergarten. Instead of going home after school, she asked her mom if she could stay and watch. When the little girl they had cast in the sketch Pre-School Narc couldn’t nail her line, they asked Sam to give it a try, and somewhere on the internet exists her sole credit in front of the camera. A graduate of the USC Business-Cinematic Arts Joint Degree Program, her experience ranges from lit management to international TV to learning a lot (and getting really good at ping pong) in a writers’ room and on the set of a show.

 

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