Results focused writer with television, production and branding background.
Strategically approaches assignments and effectively works toward deadlines.
Creatively solves problems and brings clarity to challenging situations.
FILM DEVELOPMENT // Various Productions
Jan 2012-Feb 2017
~ Harmoni musical - MTP document, step outline and script.
~ Devil Pass (horror) - MTP document, step outline and script.
Natal Film Comminssion
~ The Tokoloshe is dead - MTP document, step outline and script.
SCRIPT CO-ORDINATOR // KZN TV
Jul 2016-Dec 2016
~White City KZN TV
May 2016-Oct 2016
Screenwriter training with intern film students
STAFF WRITER // Var. Television Networks
May 2014-Dec 2016
~Brain Matter (Episode 8,17,23) ETV
~Looking for love (Episode 3) KZN TV
~White City (Episode 2,5) KZN TV
CONTENT CREATION // VAR. PRODUCTION COMPANIES
Jan 2014 – March 2017
~Supernatural format called ‘Demon Hunters’ - OPTIONED.
THE AFRICA CHANNEL
~Created treatments and advertising packages for film markets in U.S. and Europe
~Created feature film treatment package for European markets Stained glass productions
~Created sizzle reel, trailer and treatment package for Africa and U.S. markets
~Created a slate of sitcoms/dramas for television production
COPYWRITER // VARIOUS AGENCIES
June 2011 – July 2016
~Long form campaign (training material) for Unilever Activate agency
~Creative web campaign for Sane Sews clothing
~Short form web campaign for Ouma Rusks
~‘power of adoption’ Video Campaign for the peace agency Medialinc agency
~Copy for drinking and driving TV advert ETV
PUBLISHED WORK //
Jan 2012 – December 2012
~INSPIRED a unique approach to the creative process Pinetown printers
Experienced in multiple writing formats (treatments, synopsis, long/short form copy and screen/tele play).
Working knowledge of writing and editing programs (inDesign, final draft, celtx).
Experienced in production. A confident leader and exceptional team player with excellent communication skills.
HONORS IN DRAMATIC WRITING
Bachelor of Arts in MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS
DIPLOMA IN SCREENWRITING FROM NFVF