NAOMI BEATY is a screenwriter, script consultant, and screenwriting instructor, including teaching, Save the Cat! online beat sheet workshops and in-person weekend intensive workshops. Naomi has read thousands of scripts and worked with hundreds of writers, first as a junior development exec at Madonna and Guy Oseary’s Maverick Films, and currently as a consultant to writers, directors, and producers at all levels. With the projects they’ve brought to her for consultation, Naomi’s clients have placed in prestigious screenwriting contests, pitched to every major studio, and have optioned feature screenplays and TV pilots to producers. Naomi has also written projects for producers in the U.S., Taiwan, and Australia. Naomi assisted Blake in researching and breaking down the 50 movies included in Save the Cat!® Goes to the Movies and was also an editor of Save the Cat!® Goes to the Indies – The Screenwriters Guide to 50 Films from the Masters.