UTA Signs Writer Camilla Blackett

Camilla Blackett
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EXCLUSIVE: UTA has signed writer and emerging actress Camilla Blackett in all areas.

Blackett has multiple projects in development including her most recent, the dark comedy Max for HBO Max which she created as a potential starring vehicle for herself. She will showrun the series with Don Cheadle and Radicle Act’s Mika Pryce serving as executive producers.

Additionally, Blackett is also developing Vineyard at Amazon with Lebron James’ Springhill Entertainment and Warner Bros. TV.

Her previous television credits include being on the writing staff for Newsroom, New Girl, Fresh Off The Boat, and Skins.

On the feature side, Blackett is writing and will executive produce her original project Queen for Universal starring Marsai Martin.

Blackett continues to be managed by Mike Dill and Lowell Shapiro at Black Box Management, attorney Todd Rubenstein at Morris Yorn, and Alec Drysdale of Independent Talent in the UK.

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