Television Writer, Kendra Chapman | Episode 37

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Kendra Chanae Chapman is a television writer for some of the most popular tv series including Designated Survivor (Netflix) and Emergence (ABC). I was excited to have her on the show to discuss what it’s like to be a successful TV writer. We started by discussing her journey with food allergies. Kendra has 20 + dietary restrictions! We explored some of the issues around food allergy testing and how she navigates her many restrictions at work. If you’ve ever wondered what happens inside the writers’ room of your favorite series, Kendra explained what goes on behind the scenes. You’ll also get a better understanding of how writers and directors work together to bring television shows to life. Kendra shared her best advice for aspiring screenwriters and the importance of handling rejection in the entertainment industry.

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