I am currently a writer and producer of daily entertainment news. I write host copy, produce teases and full packages of celebrity content, and oversee edits to a final cut.
I have been nominated for six Daytime Emmy Awards
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
I attended Tisch School of the Arts, where I studied with Lauri Peters at Circle in the Square, David Mamet's Atlantic Theater, the great improv master Paul Sills, and Louis Scheeder's Shakespeare Studio.
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AT NORTHRIDGE
I am currently attending CSUN in pursuit of my Master's Degree in English Creative Writing.
Finally! The 2005 short film I wrote and starred in is live on YouTube. Thanks to Steve for helping me remaster it and thanks to Joey Diaz's channel manager for inspiring me to put it up! You can check it out here:
Welcome to my page! I am a writer and television producer based in Los Angeles. I'm also known under the pseudonym Kelly Kursten from my life as a standup comedian.
... and to come: a short story I wrote called "Poop" was accepted for publication by "Trembling With Fear" magazine. Stay tuned for the link!
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