Resume

ELLEN THOMPSON


 

Achievements

   Sitcom Writing (Pilot: “Hipster’s Paradise”)

  • Winner Acclaim Scripts TV Pilot Competition
  • Official Selection LA Scripted Comedy Festival (Staged Reading) 
  • Official Selection Cake Batter’s Funny Women Festival (Staged Reading) 

   Screenwriting (Dramedy: “Ronnie & Starr”)

  • Top 15% Nicholls Fellowship
  • Finalist Moondance International Film Festival
  • Quarterfinalist Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition

   Screenwriting (Romantic Comedy: “Anna Begins”)

  • Finalist La Femme Film Festival Screenplay Competition

   Screenwriting/Sketch Comedy

  • 2 Short Films Produced: “The Self Destruction of Lauren Robbs” & “9 to 9”
  • 3 Comedy Sketches Produced: “Schooled,” “Pitching a Tent,” and “Maid of Honor”

Education

BFA, Drama NYU Tisch School of the Arts, New York, NY  
Conservatory Graduate Second City Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA  
Paralegal Certificate,

with Distinction

UCLA Extension, Los Angeles, CA