Thursday, March 11, 2021 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Originally from Ambler, Pennsylvania, Henry “Hank” Jones moved to Los Angeles to pursue his passion for scriptwriting after earning a Master of Arts degree in English (Teaching of Writing & Literature) from George Mason University.
Jones harnessed his skills working as an assistant on shows like Dear White People, The New Edition Story, and blackish. He went on to write eight episodes of the Netflix animated show Motown Magic, executive produced by Smokey Robinson and streaming later this year.
He is also is developing a half-hour series starring Vine star Jay Versace for digital studio Portal A. He's currently a story editor on grown-ish, streaming on Freeform.
Watch an episode of Family Reunion, "Remember Macho Mazzi" (2020) on Netflix.
See this interview with Hank on Black & Forth.
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For more information:
Cynthia Fuchs firstname.lastname@example.org, Director, Visiting Filmmakers Series at Mason; Interim Director, Film at Mason