Shaded Media Group is currently looking for writers that are bold, have an authentic voice, and aren’t afraid to break the rules.

The New Deal’s writer’s room will consist of 14 sessions. Each session will be 4 hours long. At the end of the 14 sessions, we will have 8-10 60-minute episodes completed. All writers will be encouraged to pitch and contribute to the process, with opportunities to write full scripts.

Check out the Look book


  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Writers of color encouraged to apply
  • NYC/NJ/CT writers preferred
  • All experience levels are welcomed

The Process

Applicants will go through a two-round process.

Interviews will be held for all finalist.

All writers will receive a stipend.


Applications are now closed.

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Application Deadline: Friday, July 10, 2020