Sarah Drew whipped up a little bit vacation magic all on her personal.
The Gray’s Anatomy alum makes her screenwriting debut with Reindeer Video games Homecoming, premiering Nov. 12 on Lifetime. Sarah, who additionally stars within the film alongside her former Gray’s forged mate Justin Bruening, mentioned she got here up with the thought whereas filming one other Lifetime film, 2019’s Twinkle All of the Manner.
So, she determined to run it by the movie’s producers.
“I pitched it to them assuming that we might rent a author and go into growth or no matter,” Sarah completely advised E! Information. “After the pitch, they mentioned, ‘Sarah, you realize this world so clearly. We had been watching the film whilst you’re giving the pitch. Like, we see it. And you must simply go dwelling and purchase [screenwriting software] Remaining Draft and write it your self.'”
Whereas it is fairly the daunting process for a first-time screenwriter, Sarah was greater than as much as the problem, revealing, “I went dwelling and I purchased Remaining Draft and I had my first draft of Reindeer Video games in three weeks. I obtained so fully absorbed in it and it was a lot enjoyable. It is such a pleasant means to make use of the inventive storytelling mind.”