Freelance Writer (Black Culture Talk Show)

New York
Production
Contract
About Us

Dreams is a new TV network for the internet.

We are producing the next generation of live, studio television, with a focus on culturally relevant talk shows led by strong hosts.

Our first shows will launch in the fall.

Freelance Writer (Black Culture Talk Show)

We are hiring a freelance writer to contribute to a new talk show. The format is a panel discussion providing fresh, unfiltered analysis of trending stories affecting communities of color.

You will be responsible for sourcing trending stories, pitching them to the show team, writing on-air copy for the show host, and suggesting guest panelists. Writers may take on additional production tasks as well.

The show is currently under development. This role will start with trial days in our studio as we develop the show. You must be available to work on-site in Midtown Manhattan on a freelance basis.

To apply, please include a link to your published writing.

Qualifications

    • Professional writing experience, especially in a news and/or TV environment
    • Strong interest in stories and issues affecting people of color in the US
    • Sharp editorial judgement: understand what people are talking about and why
    • Ability to produce consistent, high-quality work on a rapid daily production schedule
    • Comfortable taking ownership of production tasks like rundown structure, segment timing, etc.