Tim Orange II
Tim Orange II is a screenwriter/director hailing from Miami, Florida. After graduating from Florida State University as a student-athlete, life ushered him into a career in writing. Deciding to further his education, he went on to study theatre at Florida A&M University. While at FAMU, he stage-managed several plays, including August Wilson’s Gem of the Ocean. He also wrote and staged a reading of a full-length play, Yin, at FAMU’s Artists in Bloom Festival 2014. In addition to this, he wrote and staged a one-act play, that went on to be produced at the Undergraduate Playwrights Collective in Atlanta summer 2015. Having success in other forms of writing as well, he won first place in the College Language Association’s Creative Writing Contest for best drama spring 2014 and poetry spring 2016. He’s also published poetry in two literary magazines along with receiving his MFA in creative writing for entertainment from Full Sail University. Detached, his debut into the film industry, is a short produced by Damn Write Originals in which he wrote and directed. As a former athlete, Tim brings a unique passion and intensity to the craft of storytelling.