Scott McConnell

Scott McConnell

The Story Guy

Screenwriter, script consultant and producer in Los Angeles, California

About Scott

Scott McConnell is a Melbourne-based writer/story consultant who has worked as a documentary producer in Los Angeles, a freelance writer and interviewer and in fiction development. He loves nothing more than working on story.

Scott started in the business as a story analyst in Los Angeles; working for Roger and Julie Corman, Samuel Goldwyn and the Sundance Institute, among others. He was later the showrunner (writer/producer/director) of the U.S. nationally syndicated Live Life and Win! and he co-wrote the reality series Hollywood Boot Camp. He is an experienced supervising, field, story, and segment producer who has worked on shows for Nat Geo, Animal Planet/Discovery, TruTV, Spike and Fox, as well as on independent documentary features. He has organized stories/shoots all over the world, managing producers, crew and talent, and produced at live events and on re-creation shows. He has found the story by studying footage, reading scripts/books, pre-interviewing talents, shooting BTS, and writing or editing the script.

Scott’s story analysis, film reviews and interviews have been published in the U.S., UK and Australia, He has been published in Creative Screenwriting, MovieMaker Magazine,, Produced By, The Guardian, Inside Film and FilmInk. Now based in Melbourne, he especially focuses on script fixing for individual writers and production companies.

Scott is a member of the Producer’s Guild of America.

For credits and experience, see:

Scott McConnell, Melbourne,

Name: Scott McConnell

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Title: The Story Guy

Occupation: Screenwriter, Script Consultant and Producer



  • UCLA Extension

Scott's Profile Statistics

  • Since: June 2014
  • Last online: 1 day ago
  • Invites sent: 0

Scott's Links

Scott's network

Adam Harper
Singh Jaspreet
Nick Assunto
Toby Tate
Laura Scheiner
register for stage 32 Register / Log In