Geoffrey D. Calhoun
Best-selling author of
Geoffrey D. Calhoun (Finding Nicole - Killer Angel - Heroes From Heaven) is the best-selling author of The Guide For Every Screenwriter and is the Instructor for Advanced Screenwriting at Screenwriters University. As the founder of We Fix Your Script. He is sought out as a script consultant and a re-writer for various stages of development and production.
Geoffrey is known for his fast-paced thrillers but has also won awards for comedies and dramas. He has received honors in several film festivals and contests including the Louis Mitchell Award for Excellence in Writing. He believes everyone is a writer at heart and has dedicated himself to help others learn the craft. His seminars are designed to break down the mysteries of screenwriting by using easy to follow templates, outlines, and modern popular films as examples.
Kristy Leigh Lussier
Kristy Leigh Lussier is a multi-award winning screenwriter/actress who has contributed to and produced over 20 short and feature independent films, as well as worked on and off camera for major studio features.
Kristy has a background in unscripted television work and is currently a story producer for a new reality show set to premiere in 2021. Though a dramatic and comedy girl at heart, she loves all genres but has a special passion for horror. She has great experience in evaluation and polish techniques, along with a keen eye for sharp dialogue and historical accuracy.
Her screenplay, An Unbalanced Line, won Best Drama Screenplay at the 2019 Script Summit, Best Sports Screenplay at the 2017 Las Vegas Intl Screenplay Contest, and her romantic comedy screenplay, The Wreckers, won Best Comedy Screenplay at the 2018 Die Laughing Film Festival.
Ann Kimbrough has a TV commercial production background, working in NYC for the production department of Jordan, McGrath, Taylor & Chase advertising agency, then in Los Angeles on projects like Quaker Oats and Chrysler cars, as well as music videos with David Fincher and Ridley Scott's RSA.
She is an optioned/produced screenwriter of children’s and action films, as well as a member of SAG/AFTRA, and is currently the VP of Development for Media Distribution Partners, a creative production company with a post-production arm. She is the creator/host of YouTube show “Screenwriters Beat” and the creator/talent for podcasts “Lyric: a Mother of a Faery Tale” and “5 Curses.” Ann also created the value screenwriting tool: “The 100 Script Challenge Journal” on Amazon.
Marlene Sharp is a creative and business-savvy entertainment multi-hyphenate who originally hails from New Orleans but is now a (San Fernando) Valley girl. Firmly ensconced in LA life, Marlene recently served as Director, Production at LEVEL-5 abby, home of YO-KAI WATCH and other hit video game-based franchises.
Formerly, as Producer, TV Series, at Sega of America, Marlene worked on much more than the Teen Choice Award-nominated Cartoon Network series SONIC BOOM. For example, her Hedgehog duties took her to the heights of nerd-dom as an official San Diego Comic-Con 2017 panelist and a seat on the advisory board of #kidsfirst.
She is the winner of 2019 LA Shorts International Film Fest Script Competition (an Oscar and BAFTA-qualifying fest), at which her backdoor sitcom pilot received a staged reading by The Groundlings. And as a human being, basically, she loves dogs. For proof of the aforementioned, please see her website www.pinkpoodleproductions.com.