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Timothy Cooper

Timothy Cooper is a screenwriter, director, and improviser. His first feature, Away From Here, starring Nick Stahl, Alicia Witt, and Ray Wise, is now available on iTunes, Amazon, YouTube, and On Demand (see the trailer here). He was nominated for a Writers Guild Award for writing and directing his web sitcom, Concierge: The Series, starring comedians from Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock, Last Comic Standing, the Onion News Network, Upright Citizens Brigade, and more. Timothy wrote and directed the digital sitcom pilot We Are Criminal Masterminds, a nationwide top-five finalist in the Samsung Second Screen Storytellers Competition at the New York Television Festival. He is also the creator of 365 Loglines, where he posted an original movie idea every day for a year.

He was a contributing joke writer for host Colin Quinn at the 2014 Writers Guild Awards, and again for host Larry Wilmore at the 2015 Writers Guild Awards. Timothy is currently developing multiple pilots and features, as well as preparing to direct his next short film. He teaches weekly screenwriting workshops through the company he founded, Blueprint Screenwriting Group.

 

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