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Drew Brody, Instructor, Humanities (Masters)
Postgraduate, Cinema Studies, Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, France
M.A., Playwriting Studies, University of Birmingham, Birmingham UK
B.A., Theater Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca NY


Drew Brody is an award-winning playwright and producer whose films, web series, stage plays, and other live events in Los Angeles and New York have featured James Cromwell, Robert Forster, James Gammon, Ed Harris, Rex Lee, Amy Madigan, Rob Morrow, Dermot Mulroney, Jenny O’Hara, Lou Diamond Phillips, Bill Pullman, Sara Rue, Richard Schiff, Martin Sheen, and French Stewart, among many others.

Produced works include dozens of world premieres for the stage including two by Pulitzer Prize winning playwrights: Sam Shepard’s It Wasn’t Proust, and Beth Henley’s Tight Pants. Drew won back-to-back “Excellence in Producing” awards at the New York International Fringe Festival, where his production of Fluffy Bunnies in a Field of Daisies earned an award for Best Ensemble and was named Best of Fringe.

In addition to writing and producing, Drew has taught playwriting, screenwriting, and independent film production at Cal State Fullerton, Mount St Mary's College, and Cornell University. As an advisor and script consultant, he has worked with screenwriters whose produced works for television and film have collectively grossed several hundred million dollars worldwide.

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