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2017.12.11 - Golden Globes

Congratulations to our JSFL community for 5 Golden Globe Nominations this year! Congrats to Alumni Directors Jill Soloway (Alumni ‘11 -‘16), Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris (Alumni ‘03 -’13), and Dee Rees (Alumni ‘08) for directing such felt, rich performances! Congrats to Producer Joan Scheckel and the entire cast and crew of “I Love Dick” for the Nomination: Best Actor in a Television Series, Musical or Comedy - Kevin Bacon. Congrats Jon & Val and the entire “Battle of the Sexes” team for their 2 Nominations for performances by Emma Stone and Steve Carell. And congrats to Dee and her team for “Mudbound” and their 2 Nominations for Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture: Mary J. Blige and Best Original Song!


Congrats to the Alumni of the 2017 December LA Plot Lab!

Congrats to Andrea Ashton, Emily Kai Bock, Bobby Brodney, Amy Gross, Finola Hughes, Miles Jay, Ryan Jones, Lisa LoCicero, Samir MallalLaura Monaco, Felicia Pride, Natalie Rae Robison, Tony Saltzman, Isaiah Seret, Sam Shada, Jessica Sharzer, Delacey Skinner, Jess Sospirato, Kim Thompson, Scot Hung Tran, and May Yeung!


Congrats to the Alumni of the 2017 November NYC Action Lab!

Congrats to Andrea Ashton, Fazeelat Aslam, Chloe Berk, Brooke Berman, Jonathan Bernstein, Graceann Dorse, Maceo Frost, Jimmy Goldblum, Miles Jay, Nadav Kurtz, Kent Langloss, Michael LaVoie, Terra Mackintosh, Ruthie Marantz, Anna Marbrook, Tatiana Maslany, Paolo Monico, Allison Oldfather, Derek Roche, Adam Silver, Eric Steel, Phoebe Strole, Kim Thompson, Tom Watts, and Julie Weiss!

2017.11.17 - Mudbound

Congrats to Writer/Director Dee Rees (Alumni ‘08) on all the success this year for her Netflix released feature “Mudbound”! Already having won 11 Awards, including the Audience Award at the Austin Film Festival, The Robert Altman Award from the Film Independent Spirit Awards, the Special Jury Award from the Gotham Awards, and more! Keep it going Dee!


Congrats to the Alumni of the 2017 November LA Journey Lab!

Congrats to Amberlee Colson, Fernando Fraiha, Gareth Gwyn, Jonathan Hayes, Anna Marbrook, Tommee May, Simone McAullay, Leven Rambin, Nicki Renna, Stephen Ringer, Edward Robles, Erin Sanders, Ryan Schindler, Sam Shada, Scot Hung Tran, Krishnan Unnikrishnan, Zoe Worth, and May Yeung!