Robert Vestal

ROBERT VESTAL (Cherokee) is a Native writer part of the 2019 Native American TV Writes Lab.

Shelley Dennis

Shelley Dennis is a Choctaw Native writer part of the 2019 Native American TV Writes Lab.

Micah Ian War Dog Wright

Micah Ian War Dog Wright is a Muscogee (Creek) Native writer part of the 2019 Native American TV Writers Lab.

John Timothy

John Timothy (Muscogee/Creek) is Native writer part of the 2019 Native American TV Writers Lab.

Carolina Hoyos

Carolina Hoyos is Quechua-Inca Native writer part of the 2019 Native American TV Writers Lab.

William Paul Smith

William Paul Smith is an Eastern Shoshone Native writer part of the 2019 Native American TV Writers Lab.

Native American Writers Room Wrap Up

The Native American Writers Room concluded with a staged reading at Netflix in Hollywood. Native American actors performed episodes from the new comedy series written by eight Native American writers. It was a great showcase of Native talent for studios, networks, talent representation and the community.   The Native Writers Room is a project of… Read more »

4th Annual NATIVE AMERICAN TV WRITERS LAB Call for Entries

The 4th Annual NATIVE AMERICAN TV WRITERS LAB call for submissions is now open. The lab is sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversal, HBO and Kung Fu Monkey Productions. The NATIVE AMERICAN TV WRITERS LAB is a five week intensive scriptwriters program that prepares Native Americans for writing careers at major television networks.  The  lab takes place… Read more »

2019 European Film Market

The LA SKINS FEST Heads to the European Film Market! LA SKINS FEST Executive Directors, Ian Skorodin and Patricia Gomes, have been invited to the 2019 European Film Market in Berlin, Germany by the Sardinian Film Commission. A new feature script, written in the LA SKINS FEST 2018 Native American Feature Film Writers Lab, has… Read more »

Anthony Florez

Anthony Florez is a Native American (Paiute) writer, filmmaker, and U.S. Navy veteran from Reno, Nevada.  Anthony is currently a first year student at NYU’s Tisch School of Arts Graduate Dramatic Writing program.  In 2018 Anthony was one of eight writers selected for the 21st Century Fox Studios TV writing lab and his documentary film… Read more »