PANEL AND PREMIERE SNEAK PEAK OF VH1’s HIT THE FLOOR
Monday, 1/11, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. WGAW 2nd Floor, Multipurpose Room, Info: (323) 782-4589
The Writers Guild of America, West’s Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) Writers Committee and Committee of Women Writers, in conjunction with VH1, present a special panel event and premiere sneak peek screening to launch Season Three of VH1’s series Hit The Floor. Chronicling the behind-the-scenes drama of the wild world of professional basketball and the elite L.A. Devil Girls dance team, VH1’s popular, highly rated scripted series Hit The Floor returns for its third season on Jan. 18. The series is notably diverse in front of and behind the camera, with a writers’ room that’s 50% women and an unexpected LGBT storyline. Panelists to appear include: Hit The Floor Creator/Showrunner/Executive Producer James LaRosa, Holly Henderson (Co-EP) Judalina Neira (Story Editor), and Senior Vice President of VH1’s Scripted Programming and Production Maggie Malina, as well as cast membersKimberly Elise (“Sloane”), Taylour Paige (“Ahsha”) and Adam Senn (“Zero”). The panel will be moderated by LGBT Writers Committee Chair/screenwriter Gary Goldstein (Politics of Love, Hitched for the Holidays). A food and drink reception will follow.
7:00 P.M. Season 3 Premiere Episode Screening
7:45 P.M. Panel Discussion
8:45 P.M. Reception