LC Cruell (Lucy) is a writer/director of award/festival winning short films and critically-acclaimed web series, with her first feature, Cemetery Tales, currently on the festival circuit. She is also a writer of numerous multiple-award/festival-winning feature screenplays, pilots and shorts. An Honors graduate of both Duke University and Harvard Law School, Cruell is/was an Author of 25 published short stories, Film Critic at multiple publications, attorney, freelance writer/editor, entrepreneur and member of Women in Film and Television, Science Fiction Writers of America, Mensa, Triple 9, The Organization of Black Screenwriters and an American Association of University Women Professional Fellow, a James Clyburn Fellow and a NATPE Diversity Fellow. Most recently, her script Crimson was chosen for a National Endowment of the Arts program, her film Flesh for fiscal sponsorship by non-profit From The Heart Productions, her film Sacrifice for a MAC grant, and she was named a winner of the SHUDDER/AMC NETWORKS SHUDDER LABS FELLOWSHIP for her project Un-Seen. She is currently represented by Sherry Robb of The Robb Company.
Unique traits: Triple 9 Graduated with honors from Duke University and Harvard Law School Winner of over 36 script and film awards/competitions/festivals/fellowships.
Harvard Law School