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Creating Unforgettable Characters

Linda Seger

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In this book, Linda Seger shows how to create strong, multidimensional characters in fiction, covering everything from research to character block. Interviews with today's top writers complete this essential volume.

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Creating Unforgettable Characters
1Researching the CharacterSome time ago, one of my writing clients came to me with a terrific concept for a script. She had worked and reworked the script for over a year. Her agent was excited and eagerly awaiting this new story.Although she had been told that some of her scripts weren't strong enough for the American commercial market, this one was exciting and tough. It was the kind of story that many producers called "high concept"--with a strong hook and unique approach to the story, a clear conflict and identifiable characters.Her first film had just been
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  • Linda Seger

  • Linda Seger is the author of Making a Good Script Great. She is married and lives in Venice, California.
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