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Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Handmaid’s Tale – Pilot Teleplay - posted by Don

The Handmaid's Taleorange arrowThe Handmaid’s Tale – November 29, 2015 “writer’s draft” script by Ilene Chaiken (Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood) Revised by Bruce Miller – hosted by: LA Screenwriter – in pdf format

Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship.

Based on the bet-selling novel by Margaret Atwood, this series is set in Gilead, a totalitarian society in what used to be part of the United States. Gilead is ruled by a fundamentalist regime that treats women as property of the state, and is faced with environmental disasters and a plummeting birth rate. In a desperate attempt to repopulate a devastated world, the few remaining fertile women are forced into sexual servitude. One of these women, Offred, is determined to survive the terrifying world she lives in, and find the daughter that was taken from her.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Find other teleplays on the Teleplays and TV Scripts page.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Pan Am and Person of Interest pilot teleplays - posted by Don

Pan Am – January 24, 2011 network draft pilot script by Jack Orman – hosted by: DailyScript – in pdf format

Period drama about the pilots and flight attendants who once made Pan Am the most glamorous way to fly.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Person of Interest – February 4, 2011 draft pilot script by Jonathan Nolan – hosted by: DailyScript – in pdf format

An ex-assassin and a wealthy programmer save lives via a surveillance AI that sends them the identities of civilians involved in impending crimes. However, the details of the crimes–including the civilians’ roles–are left a mystery.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Check out more teleplays over on the Teleplays page.

Friday, September 18, 2015

Blade: The Series – Compare and Contrast - posted by Don

Blade: The Series – “Pilot” – November 10, 2005 draft script – hosted by: David S. Goyer.com – in pdf format

The adventures of the half human/vampire hunter.

Information courtesy of imdb

Blade: The Series – “Pilot” – September 7, 2005 draft script – hosted by: David S. Goyer.com – in pdf format

In Moscow, Blade chases a vampire and discovers that Marcus Van Sciver is in Detroit. Meanwhile in Detroit, the military Krista Starr returns home seeking out her twin brother Zack Starr. When the family is informed that Zack was found dead, Krista identifies the corpse and asks information to the corrupt detective Det. Brian Boone that is associated to Marcus Van Sciver, supplying prostitutes to feed his vampires. Krista meets Blade and works together with him trying to catch Marcus. However, she exposes herself trying to kill Marcus, and is abducted by the evil vampire.

Information courtesy of imdb

MOre on the TV Scripts and Teleplays page.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

David Goyer – Da Vinci’s Demons – Compare and Contrast - posted by Don

Da Vinci’s Demons – “Pilot” – July 9, 2012 draft script – hosted by: David S. Goyer.com – in pdf format

The series follows the “untold” story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of his own reality and time as he begins to not only see the future, but invent it.

Information courtesy of imdb

Da Vinci’s Demons – “Pilot” – July 8, 2011 draft script – hosted by: David S. Goyer.com – in pdf format

Da Vinci is commissioned by the Medicis to create an Easter spectacle in Florence. Later, he’s hired to build war machines, and meets a mysterious Turk.

Information courtesy of imdb

More on the TV Scripts and Teleplays page

Monday, September 14, 2015

David Goyer Teleplays – Compare and Contrast – Flashforward - posted by Don

Two drafts of the pilot for Flashforward

Flash Forward – “Pilot” – December 9, 2008 draft script – hosted by: David S. Goyer.com – in pdf format

On what seems to be a day like any other, everyone on Earth blacks out at the same moment for 2 minutes and 17 seconds. They also have a vision of where they will be or what they are doing some six months into the future, on April 29, 2010. For FBI Agent Mark Benford, the vision is disturbing: he sees himself working on this case, drinking again and with someone at the FBI building out to kill him. Mark’s wife, a surgeon, sees herself in a relationship with another man, apparently someone she doesn’t know yet. Mark’s partner, Agent Demetri Noh has no vision at all and..

Information courtesy of imdb

Flash Forward – “Pilot” – March 7, 2009 draft script – hosted by: David S. Goyer.com – in pdf format

After the entire world’s population blacks out for approximately 2 minutes and 17 seconds, which in effect causes the entire world to see a glimpse of life 6 months into the future, an elite FBI task force is formed to investigate who/what caused the global blackout, whether the events foreseen were simply flashes or true events of what’s to come, and whether or not it could possibly happen again…

Information courtesy of imdb

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Glee Pilot teleplay - posted by Don

Over on the TV Scripts and Teleplays page check out:

Glee pilot – July 21, 2008 draft script – hosted by: Sorozat Junkie – in pdf format

A group of ambitious misfits try to escape the harsh realities of high school by joining a glee club, where they find strength, acceptance and, ultimately, their voice, while working to pursue dreams of their own.

Information courtesy of imdb

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Orphan Black and Avatar and Korra - posted by Don

Over on the TV Scripts and Transcripts page we have the teleplays of the first two episodes of Orphan Black. And, thanks to Wes for the heads up on two excellent websites featuring everything about Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra including transcripts of episodes of the shows.

– Don

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Orphan Black teleplays - posted by Don

Thanks to “A” for the heads up on these from Zen 134237

Orphan Black S01E01 Pilot – April 12, 2012 pilot episode script by Graeme Manson – hosted by: Zen 134237 – in pdf format

Sarah, a streetwise hustler on the run from a lifetime of bad decisions, witnesses the suicide of a stranger who looks just like her. Sarah assumes her identity hoping that cleaning out the dead woman’s bank account will solve all of her problems. Instead, the street smart chameleon is thrust headlong into a kaleidoscopic mystery. After taking on the new identity, Sarah quickly finds herself caught in the middle of a deadly conspiracy and must race to find answers.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Orphan Black S01E02 Instinct – April 12, 2012 episode 2 script by Graeme Manson – hosted by: Zen 134237 – in pdf format

With a dead identical in her car and an assassin on her tail, Sarah just wants to dump the body and get out of town. But with Beth’s cop partner Art holding the money she stole, Sarah is forced to continue her con and earn “Beth” a second chance on the force, only to find out that Beth’s past is shadier than she thought. Now, her only hope of finding answers lies with another twin, Alison. But to win Alison’s trust, Sarah is going to have to come clean about stealing Beth’s life.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Sunday, March 18, 2012

Seriously Wounded - posted by Don

Seriously Wounded The new b-movie web series has been filmed! This is based on the short script Seriously Wounded by Pia Cook (me) – A man on his way to surgery after having been shot in the head and leg panics when he founds out who shot him. 6 pages, pdf format (Short, Thriller, Horror)

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