- Narrated by: Patrick Loos
- Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
- Release date: 12-26-23
Running the Show By Jeff Melvoin AudioBook summary
Running the Show takes you inside building a show from the ground up and what a showrunner’s life looks like in Hollywood. This unique job covers aspects from the creative to the managerial and everything in between.
Seasoned showrunner Jeffrey Melvoin shares his fascinating insider’s perspective on how to call the shots and make the final decisions when choosing and writing scripts, hiring staff, casting, making the budget, and juggling schedules. Along with the managerial responsibilities that keep the show afloat, they are also the visionary for the series and the characters. Melvoin describes how to confidently communicate abstract ideas so they can become the show’s reality. Running the Show reveals the ethical side of show running and writing with humor, integrity, and wisdom.