Hilliard's a fun dude with a knack for writing underdog stories in the gritty, murder, death, kill world. His knowledge of the craft and instinct for unique, flawed characters have won him attention and awards at Sundance, Scriptapalooza, Nicholls Fellowship, Story Pros, Screenplay Festival and The PAGE Awards, to list a few.
Hilliard’s a member of the WGAw and serves on the: Committee of Black Writers, LGBT Committee and Education Committee. In 2007, Hilliard won the Guy A. Hanks, Marvin H. Miller Screenwriting Fellowship at USC.
Currently, Hilliard’s a busy writer/director/producer in the independent, TV/Film world and has produced TV Pilots, Sizzles, Shorts and Webseries through his company Hilldog Productions. He’s also an “assignment writer” for many Independent Producers in both TV & Film and in the new book, “THE TOP 50 INDIE WRITERS IN THE WORLD.”