Talent Guide

Tasha Henderson

  • Discipline:Writer
  • Program Year:Grants and Awards 2018, Project Involve 2018


Tasha Henderson was born in Dallas, Texas, the land of vicious smiles and backhanded
compliments. Her writing style is a mix of southern charm with a dash of grit. After graduating
from Oklahoma State University, with a B.A. in Film Studies, Henderson went on to earn her
M.F.A in Screenwriting from Loyola Marymount University. Henderson co-wrote and produced
complex[ion] woman, a play that explores the intricacies of Black womanhood and won the
Encore Producer’s Award at the 2016 Hollywood Fringe Festival. She is currently an LMU
Incubator Lab Fellow.