Heather Robinson has become an accomplished screenwriter, author, speaker and philanthropist. After graduating high school she went to work for America Online where she met actress and writer Carrie Fisher in an online chat room. Carrie convinced Heather to write a screenplay based on her life as a teenager growing up with a single mother. Heather eventually sold her first screenplay titled, “The Perfect Man” to Universal Pictures that starred Hilary Duff, Heather Locklear and Chris Noth.
With a passion for helping her local communities, Heather has supported many non-profit organizations such as Wright Flight, New Beginnings for Women and Children, Salvation Army and the Humane Society just to name a few.
In 2006, Heather and her mother Jan, were special guests for the "Gathering of Hearts Illuminating Compassion" event in San Francisco. After meeting with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, their desire to help people was immediately reinforced. Heather and Jan followed their hearts and started Refused Reused in 2007.
Inspired by her friend Carrie Fisher's weightloss success on Jenny Craig, Heather partnered with Jeramy and Bob at Better Bodies in Tucson to safely and effectively lose weight. You can follow along on her journey by reading her blog Error Of My Weighs.
Name: Heather Robinson Ross
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: Feisty Fox Productions
Occupation: Producer and Screenwriter
Film (Short) Producer It's a passion shared. Dozens of dog breeds, men, women, young, old, world-class athletes from all nationalities and athletes with disabilities are taking to the world's landscapes and shattering the horizon. This is the first film in a series that will take you to the frontier of sled dog sports and give you an introduction to the world's fastest sprint sled dogs, their human teammates, and the incredible variety of dog-powered sports they are involved in. You will meet a diverse group of dogs and humans who share the common passion of living, working, and playing together in the ultimate manifestation of the human-animal bond. Tens of thousands of mushers from over one hundred countries participate year round in canicross, scooterjoring, bikejoring, cart racing, skijoring, sprint and distance sled racing. From Budapest, Hungary to Adelaide, South Australia to Bogota, Columbia, dog lovers have formed clubs and are posting exciting pictures and stories about their dog-powered events ... Written by Dog Power Movie
The Perfect Man
Film (Comedy, Family and Romance) Writer Teenager Holly Hamilton is tired of moving every time her single mom Jean has another personal meltdown involving yet another second-rate guy. To distract her mother from her latest bad choice, Holly conceives the perfect plan for the perfect man.. an imaginary secret admirer who will romance Jean and boost her shaky self-esteem. When the virtual relationship takes off, Holly finds herself having to produce the suitor, borrowing her friend's charming and handsome Uncle Ben as the face behind the e-mails, notes and gifts. Holly must resort to increasingly desperate measures to keep the ruse alive and protect her mom's newfound happiness, almost missing the real perfect man when he does come along. Written by Helen Waite