Talent Guide

Damon Colquhoun

  • Discipline:Writer
  • Program Year:Episodic Lab 2019


Damon Colquhoun writes poetic tales, laced with magic and humor, yet grounded in his gritty
New York City upbringing. He began as an actor studying the Meisner Technique under Pam
Moller. Seeking to tell his own stories, Damon studied screenwriting at The Frederick Douglass
Creative Arts Center with Fred Hudson, then TV writing with Alan Kingsberg. Accolades: 2019
NY Stage & Film fellow – Akilee’s Heal pilot 2019 Sundance Collab Challenge winner – A Good
Family pilot 2018 Sundance Screenwriters’ Lab finalist – Pixie Dust NBPC 360 Fellow – Pixie
Dust web series WNET|THIRTEEN resident – Pixie Dust Canon Project Imaginat10n short film
finalist – Transporter

Current Project

Magical Illism - Akilee's Heal


When a frustrated community worker discovers a portal that heals the mind, he uses it to turn his troubled neighborhood into the idyllic place of his dreams but gets more than he bargained for.