On this new edition of 3rd & Fairfax, the podcast from the Writers Guild of America, the guest is Simon Kinberg, screenwriter of Sherlock Holmes, X-Men: Apocalypse, X-Men: The Last Stand, This Means War, and The Fantastic Four, among others), who talks about writing and producing with interviewer John August, the screenwriter of such films as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Big Fish, and the animated Frankenweenie. and Hilliard. There's also an interview with Gary Goldstein, the chair of the LGBTQ Writers Committee.
Robert J. Elisberg is a two-time recipient of the Lucille Ball Award for comedy screenwriting. He's written for film, TV, the stage, and two best-selling novels, is a regular columnist for the Writers Guild of America and was for the Huffington Post. Among his other writing, he has a long-time column on technology (which he sometimes understands), and co-wrote a book on world travel. As a lyricist, he is a member of ASCAP, and has contributed to numerous publications.
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