Script Writer

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Patriciaann Kelvin

patriciaann.kelvin@gmail.com | (846) 505-8871 | 2438 S Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060

Summary


Scriptwriter with over three years' experience crafting compelling stories and characters for both stage and screen. Proven ability to collaborate effectively with directors, producers, and other writers to create high-quality content. Strong understanding of narrative structure and the filmmaking process from development through post-production.

Experience


Lead Script Writer at Discovery Communications, VAJun 2022 - Present

  • Wrote 12 scripts that were produced and aired on television.
  • Wrote a script that was turned into a major motion picture.
  • Won 2 Emmy Awards for writing.
  • Sold a script to a major Hollywood studio for $1 million.
  • Created and wrote an original TV series that ran for 3 seasons.

Script Writer at The National Geographic Channel, VAAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Wrote a script that was produced and aired on national television.
  • Wrote a script that won first place in a contest.
  • Sold a script to a major Hollywood studio.
  • Had a play produced off-Broadway.
  • Wrote an award-winning short film.
  • Won several screenwriting awards.

Education


Bachelor of Arts in English at University of VirginiaSep 2015 - May 2019

I have learned how to read and analyze texts, how to write different types of texts, and how to conduct research.

Skills


  • Writing
  • Storytelling
  • Dialogue
  • Character Development
  • Plotting
  • Editing
  • Rewriting

Batya Birkle

batya.birkle@gmail.com | (682) 457-9640 | 2910 Hoover Avenue, Ames, IA

Summary


Award-winning scriptwriter with over three years of experience crafting engaging stories for film and television. Specializes in character development and dialogue, able to bring even the most complex characters to life on screen. Experienced in working with directors, producers, and network executives to ensure that each project meets its creative goals while staying within budget and schedule constraints.

Experience


Lead Script Writer at The Walt Disney Company, IAMay 2022 - Present

  • Wrote a total of 12 scripts that were produced and aired on television.
  • Helped create 3 characters that became fan favorites with the audience.
  • Wrote 5 episodes that received critical acclaim from reviewers.
  • Increased viewership by 20% with the work I wrote for the season finale.
  • Won 2 awards for my writing in lead script writer.

Script Writer at Pixar, IAJul 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Wrote a script that was produced and aired on national television.
  • Wrote a script that was optioned by a major Hollywood studio.
  • Won an Emmy Award for writing for a daytime drama series.
  • Won the Writers Guild of America Award for best original screenplay.

Education


Bachelor of Arts in English at The University of Iowa, IASep 2015 - May 2019

I have learned how to read and analyze texts, write critically, and conduct research.

Skills


  • Writing
  • Storytelling
  • Creativity
  • Imagination
  • Communication skills
  • Research skills

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