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John K. | Elance
 
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John K.

Writer / Screenwriter
   United States
  |   Providence, RI
  |  8:10 pm Local Time

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I am a produced screenwriter with over 14 years of experience in the film & television industry. My work has been nominated for the Humanitas Prize. Highly skilled in numerous formats, from screenplays to standard prose to informative journalism, as well as social and visual media. I've directed short films and developed television projects and web series in genres ranging from sketch comedy to horror / thriller. I'm always looking to bring my creative background in storytelling and filmmaking to new projects.

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Conceived of and edited (using Final Cut Pro) this sizzle reel to help raise financing...
Wrote this movie for the Disney Channel, which earned me a Humanitas Prize nomination.
Raised financing for, cast, directed and edited music video of actor/songwriter Josh...

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Writer / Social Media Consultant
2013 - Present
Developing original content for screenplays and social media.
Disney ABC Television Group
Writer
2010 - 2013
Built in-house concept, presently titled ‘My Life the Movie’, into feature-length teleplay to be produced and distributed by the Disney Channel.
Appian Way Productions
Writer / Director / Editor
2008 - 2009
Wrote, directed and edited original comedy short, ‘Jerry’, starring Justin Timberlake. Oversaw every detail of production; managed crew.
The Walt Disney Company
Writer
2001 - 2008
Transformed action-comedy screenplay ‘Minutemen’ to appeal to a younger demographic. Movie premiered on the Disney Channel in January 2008. Writer received sole teleplay credit and was nominated...
"Feiging Interest" (Music Video)
Director / Editor
2006 - 2007
Raised financing for, cast, directed and edited music video of actor/songwriter Josh Hopkins’ ('Cougar Town') original satirical song, “Feigning Interest”.
Universal Pictures
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2000 - 2001
Wrote and sold original romantic comedy screenplay ‘Good and Dead’ to studio; worked with producers to rewrite and edit to suit their goals for the prospective film.

Education

University of Southern California
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
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