Writing to Make People Happy: An Interview with Hilary Galanoy

EPISODE 223I Today’s guest is screenwriter Hilary Galanoy, co-writer with Elizabeth Hackett of the Netflix romantic comedies Love, Guaranteed and Falling Inn Love. (Note: You MUST watch the Disclaimer at the end of Love, Guaranteed – it’s hysterical!) Hilary shares with us how she and her partner and friend work together to write their screenplays,…

Everyday People with Big Hearts: An Interview with Kristan Higgins

EPISODE 198 Today’s guest is the multi-bestselling humorous women’s fiction author, Kristan Higgins. Her newest book, Always the Last to Know, releases on June 9, 2020. Kristan’s books tend to be funny and heart-warming, with gut-wrenching difficulties, laugh-out-loud moments, and immensely satisfactory endings. Interviewing her was a very similar experience. She talks about getting started,…

One Man’s Take on Romantic Comedies: An Interview with Rich Amooi

Episode 143I One Man's Take on Romantic Comedies

EPISODE 143I Our guest today is romantic comedy author, Rich Amooi. He’s been obsessed with romantic comedies since the 1980s, watching When Harry Met Sally, Say Anything, and other films with great quirky dialogue. Rich’s new book, Dying to Meet You, is his 14th romantic comedy novel. In our interview, he talks about where he…

026I – Serious Advice on Writing Funny: An Interview with Robert G Lee

Episode 026I Serious Advice About Writing Funny

Comedian Robert G Lee is well-known as Hollywood’s top warm-up comic on such shows as The New Adventures of Old Christine, Just Shoot Me, Becker, and The Drew Carey Show. He just released his latest comedy project, Wisenheimer, and recently finished Can I Get a Witness Protection?, a faith-based screwball comedy feature film he wrote…