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Issa Rae’s Pilot-Writing Blueprint: 16 TV Pilots to Study

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 3 min read

If you want to create the next Doctor Who, Star Trek, or The Sopranos, you’ll need to start by writing an original pilot. Emmy-nominated writer, actor, and producer Issa Rae shares some essential tips to help you craft a one-of-a-kind pilot.