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Calling all screenwriters, producers, writers and Shondaland fans: The queen of Thursday night and creative force behind some of television’s most popular show’s will offer a writing for television course on the MasterClass online platform. Pre-enroll is now available at

For the first time, Shonda will give students an intimate, instructional look into how to write a script, pitch a pilot and run a writer’s room. The class will include over 5 hours of lessons, along with exclusive access to the Grey’s Anatomy story bible, scripts of Scandal and much more.

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About MasterClass:

Launched by David Rogier and Aaron Rasmussen, MasterClass provides online classes from world-renowned instructors, making it possible for anyone to learn from the best. Each class offers a unique learning experience which includes video lessons from the instructor, interactive exercises, course materials, peer interaction, and more. All classes are available online for individual purchase at for $90 each. MasterClass’ current roster of courses includesChristina Aguilera (singing), Kevin Spacey (acting), Usher (performance), Serena Williams (tennis), James Patterson(writing), Dustin Hoffman (acting), Werner Herzog (filmmaking), Aaron Sorkin (screenwriting), Reba McEntire (country music) and Deadmau5 (music production). Most recently, the company announced pre-enrollment for Hans Zimmer(music composition) and Gordon Ramsay (cooking).


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