WRITER: Jess Lane is a writer and comedian who has written for Billy on The Street, Nerdist.com, Reductress, Amy Poehler's Smart Girls, UCB Comedy, Break.com, TeamCoco.com, ComedyCentral.com, Channel 101, and the New York Television Festival. She is currently a sketch writer for UCB Comedy's unscripted team The Buzzards. She co-wrote the script and lyrics for the 22-minute musical pilot Mizz Miraculous, an official selection of the New York Television Festival in 2014. Her original pilot Fort Consolation was a Second Round finalist in the Austin Film Festival Screenplay Competition in 2014, and her pilot Sharp & Valentine: Love Detectives was a Top 10 finalist in the Final Draft Big Break Screenplay Competition in 2013. She also wrote the comedy pilot The Brothers Sisters, which screened at the 2013 NYTVF as part of the Independent Pilot Competition. A militant feminist who loves Star Trek: TNG, Professional Wrestling, and the Dan Harmon story circle, Jess enjoys writing narrative web series, pop culture sketches, and songs about medically-accurate female anatomy.
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