TV Script Project Part 1: The Treatment
You will eventually be writing your own TV script, but first, we start with the treatment. The treatment is like a proposal for the show you want to write, before actually writing the whole thing. The treatment outlines the show, the characters, the setting, and the basics of the plot(s) that the characters will go through. This helps producers understand your vision for the show, and decide whether or not they want to pay you for it.
There are four different ways to come up with your ideas for a TV show:
Starting the Writing Process:
Step I: Decide which TV idea you’re going to write for from the above list and circle it.
Step II: Start the Treatment Process
Requirements: Typed, 2-3 pages