Selling The Networks
Creating the pilot for the
series is just the beginning of the process. The pilot needs
to be shopped to the major networks and cable companies.
They are always looking for the next great show to fill a
time slot, to focus on a demographic and compete with
another network station or cable company.
The network or cable company may want to make changes and
modifications to the show. They may want a new title. They
may want the show to pace for an entire hour rather than
thirty minutes. They may want to switch out the host or
design team. Adjustments will be made to improve the reach
and ratings of the show.
The pilot will be pitched to the following companies: