George Ghanem (MFA '15)
After twice placing in the Academy Nicholl Fellowships, George Ghanem has earned work as a script rewriter with Brillstein Entertainment, written editorial pieces for
Flaunt magazine, and has worked on multiple TV pilots and series, including
The Great Indoors,
9JKL, and currently
This Is Us. George is also currently in development of a television series with
Mike & Molly's Billy Gardell, who is attached to star.
"The notion that 'writing is rewriting' is a difficult one to embrace. But if it weren't for the supportive group of likeminded people in DePaul's MFA in Screenwriting program, I wouldn't have taken the creative risks necessary to be where I am today."