Olive Gallagher
Prior to being named a 2009 Sloan Screenwriting winner for her film, Blame It On My Youth, and recently graduating in 2009 as a Screenwriting Fellow of the American Film Institute, Gallagher successfully created and produced an award-winning television cable series, The Inner Bottom Line and the one-hour special, A World Full of Music. In addition, as an accomplished ASCAP songwriter, musician, creative director and marketing executive, as well as a ten-year syndicated columnist and the author of The Nude Ethicist: A Simple Path to The Good Life, Gallagher has completed several writing careers. Today, Gallagher lives in Santa Monica and focuses solely on screenwriting for film and TV. Olive Gallagher was awarded a Screenwriting grant at AFI in 2009 for Blame It On My Youth