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It IS a Laughing Matter Reading
November 12 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM PST
Let’s laugh! We’ll hear the first 15 pages from Monet Mike and writing duo, Gita Reddy and Jessica Jiji.
Kemiyondo Coutinho (P-Valley) and Jonterri Gadson (Everybody Still Hates Chris, The Upshaws) will offer feedback.
PANCAKES & WAFFLES written by Monet Mike (multi-cam pilot)
Logline: Fresh out of high school, Gillian Scott accepts a job at a local diner not knowing its colorful staff would start as wild strangers but morph into a unique family she didn’t know she needed.
Featuring Iliana Rivera, Brooks Brantly, Conni Marie Brazelton, Candace Thomas, Onekè Cummings, Elena Campbell Martínez, Jernard Burks, Rod McLachlan, Jerome Beck, Peter Pasco, and Courtney Gabrielle Williams
THE NO DAY written by Gita Reddy & Jessica Jiji (comedic short film)
Logline: It’s show — or rather, international conference — time! and a fed-up assistant mistaken for several of the eccentric attendees plays along at the risk of missing the chance to connect with the one person who actually gets her.
Featuring Ellen D. Williams, Napoleon Tavale, Elena Campbell Martínez, Jamila Webb, Peter Pasco, Ser Anzoategui, Tamika Simpkins, Newton Kaneshiro, Alberto Isaac, and Karen Huie