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Margaret Rose Lester, Steve Martinez and Chandus Jackson

Talent Talent

Writers Program 2015-2016

Zelle Bonney

Hometown

Washington, DC

 

Post-Program Update

Toronto International Film Festival – Secrets Never Die (short film)

 

Honors/Awards

Smithsonian/National Endowment for the Humanities Emerging Filmmakers Lab

Kristen “K.D.” Davila

Hometown

Los Angeles, CA

 

Post-Program Update

LA Film Festival – Emergency (short film)

 

Honors/Awards

Film Independent Project Involve Fellow 2016-2017; Screenwriter's Colony Fellow 2015; Winner - 2015 Nantucket Film Festival Screenplay Competition; two-time Nicholl Fellowship Semifinalist

Tom Hanada

Hometown

Portland, OR

 

Post-Program Update

Production company Astronauts Wanted bought series pitch

 

Honors/Awards

2016 Native American TV Writers Lab by LA Skinsfest

Salim Lemelle

Hometown

Claremont, CA

Carlos Rios

Post-Program Update

2016 Black List – Let the Evil Go West (screenplay)