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Hulu Originals Comedy Development Internship, Spring 2023

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10024940 Location Burbank, California, United States Business Disney Streaming Date posted Sep. 22, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

Be a part of an innovative team and culture…

The Hulu Comedy Development team is responsible for bringing to life all the hilarious Comedy Originals on Hulu, including THIS FOOL, LIFE & BETH, ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING, and upcoming shows like WELCOME TO CHIPPENDALES and HISTORY OF THE WORLD Part 2. We oversee the development of our shows from pitch to page to screen. Our team is focused on finding fresh, funny, diverse, and relevant voices to bring to the Hulu audience and supporting our creators in order to make the best shows possible.  

A Day in the Life…

As a Hulu Comedy Development intern, you will be involved in the day-to-day work of both current and development projects. Some of those responsibilities include: 

  • Reading and watching material for Hulu currents and projects in development 

  • Joining internal notes meetings for current and development projects. 

  • Joining Comedy and Originals department meetings. 

  • Shadowing executives in pitches and external meetings.  

  • Taking notes on series pitch outs or other meetings as needed.  

  • Assisting with projects for executives as needed 

What we are looking for…

  • Passion for entertainment and storytelling.  

  • Strong critical reading skills  

  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail 

  • Ability to communicate opinions and creative feedback 

  • Familiar with Hulu’s comedy programming 

(Preferred Qualifications)

  • Knowledge of the current comedy landscape (television, stand up, writers, etc) 

  • Strong ability for script/book coverage 

  • Ability to work with confidential information 

  • Positive attitude and the ability to be proactive, resourceful and flexible 

Required Education:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class, or be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months at time of application, or be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program

Additional Details:

  • All candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.

  • This internship is a hybrid internship. While working remote, the internship requires a working, reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated workspace. You will be asked to come into our offices in Burbank on days we are working in person.

  • All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship.

  • The approximate dates of this internship are January through June.

  • All candidates must be willing to work up to 40 hours/week, Monday through Friday 9am to 6pm PT

About Disney Streaming:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Hulu Enterprises, LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Streaming.

Hulu Enterprises, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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