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redneck –> basketball player –> fashion model –> actress–> standup –> tv writer


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Writing Updates

Staff Writer on The Conners @ ABC

Get ready for Season 4 this fall!

Disney General Entertainment Content Selects Participants for 2021 Writing Program

EXCLUSIVE: Created in 1990 with the WGA West, Disney Creative Talent Development & Inclusion’s one-year writing program offers advanced professional development with the primary goal of helping to secure participants’ first staffing assignment via Disney General Entertainment Content series.

Staff Writer at Netflix Animation

Created by Chumash tribal member, Karissa Valencia, Spirit Rangers is a fantasy-adventure preschool series following Native American sibling trio Kodiak, Summer and Eddy Skycedar, who have a shared secret—they’re “Spirit Rangers!”

2020 Native American Showrunner Program

A nine-month intensive for Native American writers that offers mentorship from television showrunners and series creators. The program’s sponsors include Bad Robot, Comcast NBCUniversal and Walt Disney Television, in partnership with Kung Fu Monkey Productions, Sugarshack Animation, Crunchyroll and Owen Dennis.

Winner, Winner Chicken Dinner!

Lucky Penny is a half-hour, live action comedy. Logline:  A control freak’s world is turned upside down when a bit of magic causes her childhood wishes to start coming true.

My baby’s always been real talented. You should put her on one of your TV shows.

– Shelley’s mom