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Write a TV News Script

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I need to learn how to write PR stories three minutes or less about science being developed at the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington DC?

I'm very proficient with every aspect a video production except for script writing. How does one create a lead in statement for a sound bite


So far this article is the most information for what I think I need. Thank you for any information you can share.

A lead for a soundbite needs to be short and sharp. It needs to only contain the main point of the story and peak the interest of your audience. Modulating your voice appropriately during the sound bite will also help. VisiHow QnA. This section is not written yet. Want to join in? Click EDIT to write this answer.

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Help me with my social science presentation?

My teacher told us to make a news script on how we can promote our brochure


This article highlights how to write a news script. Use the information while you gear it to the subject of your brochure.

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How do you write a catchy news lead?

I have always had a hard time with my editor when it comes to my leads. Sometimes the editor thinks I am giving too much information than I should while on the other hand I feel my lead is just okay. Kindly help by giving an example of what you qualify as a good lead, also give an example of a not so good lead.. Thank you

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There are different types of ledes. There are hard ledes, soft ledes, throwaway ledes and umbrella ledes, Most commonly used is the hard lede.

An example of a good hard lead is: A local man is in critical condition after being hit by a drunk driver while walking home from work.

A not-so-good lead would contain information not pertinent to the topic, too much information or not enough.

I need help with starting it, I'm doing entertainment?

About singers, and I'm doing it about Justin Bieber and Kourtney kardashian and about Merle Haggard's death. I have tried: I tried starting with "I am going to start this news sad, we have a recent death a few weeks ago due to Phenomena. I think it was caused by: I wanted to start of with something that catches the attention and sums up the story

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