Simon Barrett, the writer of the lauded horror film You’re Next as well as the upcoming The Guest, talks about writing for himself and his creative partner Adam Wingard as well as for an audience, a walk-through of his late nights of writing, his attempts to write films differently, and lots more. The Guest is in theaters this week.
Some live Nerdist Writers Panels coming up!
September 21, 5 pm at Meltdown in Los Angeles with the writers of Person of Interest: bit.ly/NWPPofI
October 8, 6pm at Rockbar NYC with comics writers Charles Soule (Death of Wolverine) and Gerry Duggan (Deadpool): http://bit.ly/1BayVf0
October 9, 7 pm at the Housing Works Bookstore in Soho with Terence Winter (creator of Boardwalk Empire), Danny Strong (writer of the Hunger Games: Mockingjay adaptations), and comics writer Ales Kot (Secret Avengers): http://bit.ly/NWPNYSW
October 10, 6 pm at Rockbar NYC with comics megastar Brian Michael Bendis (Powers; Ultimate Spider-Man; All-New X-Men; Words For Pictures: The Art and Business of Writing Comics): bit.ly/1pGgfRX