John M. Fasano:
Teaching the Craft

John Fasano



WGA award nominated Screenwriter JOHN FASANO for the first time will be offering a limited enrollment course in the craft of screenwriting.


In a world where getting a single script sold is a major accomplishment, John Fasano  is one of the most prolific Writer/Script Doctor/Producer/Directors working today, with more than fifty credits on feature films and prime time television including Another 48 HRS, Darkness Falls, Tombstone, Universal Soldier: The Return, and Alien 3. Former president of the Sony/Canal + Equinoxe Screenwriting seminar in Bordeaux, France, guest lecturer at AFI and the Writer’s Boot Camp, Fasano will personally guide you from concept to script.


Classes will be held in a private Brentwood, California location and enrollment will be limited to ten students per class so adequate personal instruction can be ensured.


• BONES • JUNE 1 and 2, 2013

Structure is the skeleton that will Transform your “big Idea” into a viable outline. Learn how to create a killer outline in perfect  screenplay structure. Prerequisite: any idea you’d like to transform into a screenplay.


$300 for two-day class.* Credit card or Paypal.


• FLESH • JUNE 8 and 9, 2013

Now get muscles and tendons and blood into that screenplay! Complete the journey from outline to script. Prerequisite – a fleshed-out outline or draft of your screenplay.


$300 for two-day class.* Credit card or Paypal.


*10% discount for clients of Coverage, Ink.

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John Fasano has over 25 years experience with more than fifty credits on feature films and prime time television as a writer, director or producer. As a producer, he has been involved with the films Darkness Falls, Rapid Fire, Ginostra, Tombstone, According to Occam's Razor and Cargo. His writing background includes the films Another 48 Hrs., Universal Soldier: The Return, Megiddo: The Omega Code 2, and Alien 3,  as well as developing the story for Alien Vs Predator, Flushed Away, Ex-1,  Marvel Comics' Werewolf by Night and most recently Sniper Reloaded and Hostel: Part III. His television projects include The Hunchback (for which he received a WGA nomination for best teleplay), F/X The Series, Mean Streak, The Legend Of Butch & Sundance, The Hunley, Saving Jessica Lynch, the Tom Selleck hit Stone Cold, Firestorm: Last Stand at Yellowstone and Holiday Switch, among others. Fasano directed the television movies Murder at The Presidio and A Family Lost as well as multiple episodes for the first and second seasons of the children's action show Kamen Rider: Dragon Knight. He has also worked in New Media by creating and writing the Sony/Crackle series Woke Up Dead starring Jon Heder.