Director / Screenwriter
I was thirteen, I tripped down the stairs in front of Billy Crystal at the Golden Globes and tore my dress. I was there for the first film I acted in, playing Holly Hunter’s daughter in the HBO original ‘The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom."
In 1998, I was hired as the iconic experimentalist in Alexander Payne’s “Election.” Acting was my first and only love until I saw Alexander in action, which inspired me to study directing. I spent several years following “Election” shadowing directors.
My first directing job was the pilot “Hey You, It’s Me” which ...