A multi-platform screenwriter and producer, Jorge Rivera's work has included independent television, film and award winning digital productions. He also teaches a variety of New Media subjects that include screenwriting and video production for the web.
At ValDean, he has served as Head Writer and Co-Writer on several of their most well known digital series including: ODESSA (winner of the SYFY Imagine Greater Award and development deal), LENOX AVENUE (optioned by BET Digital Networks), and the BABY DADDY MEMOIRS.
Prior to writing for ValDean, Jorge's best known work was the web series RHYME ANIMAL (starring Al Thompson (the Cleveland Show, the Royal Tennenbaums) and Craig "muMs" Grant (of HBO's OZ)), which recently took home the 2011 Independent Film Quarterly Best New Media/Webseries prize.
In 2010, he produced and directed the UNPROTECTED a branded content webseries which took home two Honorary Webbys in the Branded Entertainment category.
Name: Jorge Rivera
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Occupation: Producer and Screenwriter
Television by Julia Grob (Comedy) Writer
Sci Fine Dining
Television (Talk-Show) Producer, Editor
Television (Sci-Fi) Writer
TV Movie by Wil Shriner (Drama) Writer, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director The town of Red Hook and the people who live and work there.
Television by Jorge Rivera (Drama) Writer, Writer, Producer, Producer
Television (Drama) Producer, Director Greencrest Financial must achieve compliance by the end of the quarter when the board of directors meets. Not only are they in danger of failing an audit, but to make matters worse, their company's databases have been hacked.
The Kaidan Suite
Film by Tomi Tsunoda (Horror, Music and Musical) Producer, Camera and Electrical Department The Kaidan Suite combines music, theatrical performances, interactive stagecraft, and artistic editing to recreate the ancient Japanese practice of Hyakumonogatari Kaidankai (Gathering of 100 Ghostly Tales), in which ghost stories were told by diminishing candlelight. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Alexander Rodríguez (Animation) Actor
Film (short) by Philippe Roc (Drama) Actor, Music department Two deaf Brooklyn teens take an adventure-filled trip to Coney Island.