Happier in Hollywood


Veteran TV writers Liz Craft and Sarah Fain demystify Hollywood by making career and personal struggles universal. Friends since high school and writing partners for 17 years, Liz and Sarah have survived and thrived in Tinseltown’s male-dominated entertainment industry, guided by blind optimism and a Midwestern work ethic. Along the way they've learned a lot about kicking ass, kissing ass, and office yoga.


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Title: Ep.114: Don’t Take the Meeting!

Ep.114: Don’t Take the Meeting!

July 18th, 2019

Liz and Sarah discuss why they’ve recently decided NOT to take every meeting. Sometimes they need to go deep instead of going wide. Then Sarah’s recent… Go to Episode

Ep. 113: On Being A Staff Writer

July 11th, 2019

Liz and Sarah break down the experience of being a Staff Writer on a TV show with their former assistant turned TV writer, Brook Sitgraves Turner. Brook’s… Go to Episode

Ep. 112: Shop Your Closet (And Other Strategies to Spend Less)

July 4th, 2019

Liz and Sarah discuss the importance of saving money in Hollywood’s perennially unstable gig economy. Hint: avoid mindless spending. And shop your closet!… Go to Episode

Ep. 111: Shawn Ryan on Picking Projects and Keeping Calm

June 27th, 2019

Liz and Sarah talk to their mentor, the brilliant television writer/producer, Shawn Ryan (The Shield, S.W.A.T.), about how he picks projects. Spoiler… Go to Episode