Question by muhammad_ali_muhammad_ali: How much should I pay a screenwriter up front for signing the contract?
I am making an auto/action film and investing millions of dollars and I would like to know the salary for the screenwriter for signing the contract.
Answer by Jerry T
Screen writer contracts vary a great deal. I would advise that you have an entertainment lawyer and executive producer work through those details.
You can gather some ideas from this Wikipedia artcile at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Screenplay.
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