The five stages of sitcom

Five hands, counting on fingers to five

Whole books have been written about the sitcom writing and production process: and we have a fully comprehensive sitcom writing tutorial, generated by professionals and aimed at all levels of experience, baking in the oven as we speak.

But we thought it might be useful for our Pro members to run through, in brief, the barebones of the sitcom writing and production process.

Of course, it is extremely unlikely that the first sitcom script you write will make it to screen. However: it might. It has happened - very rarely - before. So here are what 'the five stages of...

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Published: Thursday 18th May 2023

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