Jessica Ellis
Jessica Ellis graduated from the theater program at UCLA, and received her MFA from the American Film Institute in 2010. A longtime marine biology enthusiast, Jessica wrote Whale Watcher to help illuminate the longstanding conflict between science and activism. Jessica currently lives in Los Angeles,and is represented by John Adams of The Operating Room. Jessica Ellis was awarded a Screenwriting grant at AFI in 2009 for Whale Watcher

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