Jude Roth is an award-winning drama TV/screenwriter and actress who grew up in a small post-industrial northeast town bankrupted by the toxic waste left there by one of the world's biggest conglomerates. Seeing first-hand how that tragedy impacted everyday people continues to inform Jude's character-driven dramas.
A partial list of recognitions include...
- Sundance Episodic Lab finalist (twice)
- Writers Lab TV semifinalist
- Audible development program finalist
- Black List-Women in Film Episodic Lab participant
- WeForShe WriteHer List with drama pilot
- Humanitas New Voices in TV finalist
- Austin TV pilot semifinalist
- Austin Humanitas Originals TV pilot semifinalist
- Austin AMC TV drama pilot semifinalist
- Cinestory feature screenplay semifinalist
- Slamdance feature screenplay finalist
- Film Independent feature finalist
- "Best Screenplay" at LA Femme Film Festival
- PAGE screenplay finalist and TV pilot semifinalist
Jude serves on the Steering Committee for the Think Tank of Inclusion & Equity in TV - a group of working TV writers dedicated to empowering historically excluded writers and transforming the industry into one where all writers and stories can thrive.
Media Access Awards
Pilot awarded spot on The Black List's premiere Disability List
La Femme Int'l Film Festival
Winner "Best Screenplay"