Launching Writers’ Careers Since 1998

BlueCat Writers  Are Currently:

  • Staffed on popular network TV shows
  • Signed with in-demand managers  & agents
  • Selling their work to studios like Warner Bros., Paramount, Universal, & Amazon

And more, all thanks to BlueCat!

2021 BlueCat Screenplay Competition

Now accepting features, episodic pilots, and short film scripts.

Why enter BlueCat?

  • Every script submitted receives complimentary written analysis 
  • The industry requests and reads our winners and finalists
  • Over $10,000 in cash prizes awarded to writers
  • All international writers qualify to win the Fellini Award
  • After receiving feedback, all scripts are eligible for resubmission

Developing Writers Since 1998!

BlueCat writers become professionals!

Our Winners and Finalists have been signed by top agencies and management companies, sold their work to studios, joined television writing staffs and seen their scripts produced. 

Written Analysis

Every script submitted to BlueCat will receive a written analysis as part of their entry fee.

By providing every writer feedback on their submission, BlueCat guarantees that independent readers are evaluating the writers’ entire work.

Managers & Agents 

Writers submit to BlueCat to develop their careers

We send the loglines of our winners and finalists directly to the top-lit reps in our industry and distribute the scripts for their consideration. 

Written a Pilot?

BlueCat’s Pilot Award supports Episodic Storytelling

We encourage writers to express their stories in any structure that supports their work best and we’d love to see your pilot script! 

Fellini Award

The Fellini Winner receives $1,000 USD!

If you’re a writer living outside the USA, your script is automatically eligible to win the Fellini Award, given annually to the best international script.

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