We are living in the golden age of television. Each year the bar gets set higher and the marketplace for content becomes more competitive. With the rise of distributors like Hulu, Netflix, AMC, HBO Max and Amazon Originals, Awesomeness TV, and the accolades of shows like P Valley, Pose, Lovecraft Country, Them and Ozark, creators are constantly elevating their stories and going beyond the boundaries of traditional television. So how does a writer generate an amazing premise for a television show that hasn’t been done before? Then once they do, how do they convey its essential elements in a pilot script?