Mark Sanderson (aka Scriptcat) is a Los Angeles based screenwriter, author, script consultant, and sometimes actor blessed to be living his childhood dream of making movies with forty feature screenplays written in a wide range of genres. His work includes sketch comedy writing and performing as a founding member of The Amazing Onionheads sketch troupe, writing for MTV, his spec sale, two TV pilots, and twenty-three screenwriting assignments that have produced television premieres and worldwide distribution of his fifteen films.

Mark's films have also been recognized at festivals including a premiere and opening the Palm Springs Int. Film Festival, premieres at the Hawaii Int. Film Festival, St. Louis Int. Film Festival, The Rainbow Festival in Hawaii, Newport Beach Int. Film Festival, Fort Lauderdale Int. Festival, and nominated for the Starboy Award at the Oulu Int. Children's Film Festival in Finland.

Mark’s long association with award winning Hollywood filmmakers dates back to his first produced screenplay and has since worked with Academy Award® winning producers, veteran directors, and has written films starring Academy Award®, Emmy®, and Golden Globe® acting nominees. His book, "A Screenwriter's Journey to Success" is available on Amazon, and he offers screenplay consultation services, workshops, and webinars on his website:

Articles by Scriptcat

How to deal with the disappointments any screenwriting journey brings...
Screenwriting survival tip: Put your spec screenplays in perspective
Creativity and the myth of waiting to find your "muse."