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,
This Is Us. He is currently a staff writer for Netflix’s
The Recruit. George is 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."