A creative storyteller well versed beyond his years, Josh Hughes developed his writing skills while working in radio and as a TV video journalist before moving into marketing in 2014. By day he works at a marketing agency shooting and editing videos for a variety of clients.. Meeting with many individuals across and within many organizations. By night (and weekend), he collaborates and writes feature and short screenplays.
Josh first studied screenwriting at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh in Oshkosh, WI as part of a Radio/TV/Film major. An internship in commercial radio led to copy writing and voice over opportunities and opened the door to a move to television after graduation Josh work as a production assistant in live TV production for White Cherry Entertainment. Such productions include Super Bowl XLVI halftime show, 66th Annual Tony Awards and 2011/2012 NFL kickoff. It marked the beginning of an interesting career in television where he got to work in large production script departments.
After working in New York and Indianapolis, Josh returned homed to Milwaukee, WI and found a job at NBC 26 in Green Bay, WI. While there he started off as camera man and audio operator for nightly newscasts. But he quickly climbed the ranks as a weekend and morning show producer, live truck operator, editor and video journalist. Over the course of 2 years, Josh was able to learn and perform almost all the positions at a news station on a weekly basis and enjoyed learning a diversity of skills.
In 2014 Josh made the seamless transition to the world of marketing. He now is proficient in all Adobe software including: indesign, after effects, premiere, illustrator and photoshop. He has experience with a variety of cameras including RED, Canon, Nikon, and z cam. Josh frequently works on his multiple screenplays while constantly coming up with new ideas. He is apart of a few writers groups and enjoys always learning about the craft and sharing his wealth of knowledge in the industry.
Unique traits: Voice Artist Editor DP
My Father Budget: $100K - $1M | Biography ⋄ Comedy In order to have a normal adult life, a former child star must realize his father is not Rick Moranis.
Vanilla Budget: $0 - $100K | Horror After confusing her mother's affair with a haunting, a young girl locks her parents in the basement until they catch the ghost.
The Key Budget: $0 - $100K | Horror ⋄ Drama A down and out hunter kills a mysterious woman in the woods and must cover it up in order to preserve his wife's perfect holiday weekend.
Hadal Budget: $5M - $10M | Sci-fi ⋄ Horror A former deep sea diver must overcome his irrational fear in order to save his wife, lost in search of a shipwreck.
FUED Budget: $100K - $1M | Horror A maniacal professor must strike fear into her college students when they no longer fear death, killing all of her serial killer urges.
Third Shift Budget: $100K - $1M | Horror After an officer is bitten by a homeless person and turns into a monster, a group of officers must survive the night against the legion of the undead.
The Ghost Thriller In 18th century Maryland, a farmers eternal rest is disturbed after his last wishes go unfulfilled. His spirit guides his best friend to uncover the truth leading up to America's only court case to accept the existence of ghosts.
The Abolitionist Historical Abolitionist John Brown receives orders from God to put an end to slavery by killing those who support it. After his life long best friend is captured, Brown paints the country red leading to a rescue mission and his infamous final stand at Harper's Ferry, West Virginia.
Butzemann Horror A young boy loses sleep, tormented by a dark creature in his dreams and in reality. After making friends with a German foreign exchange student, they discover the creature must be stopped before it turns them into one of its own.
A Madness Shared by Two Horror Annoyed with the birth of twin brothers, a young girl seeks refuge in imaginary friends. She grows older and they disappear, except one disembodied voice that sticks around to torment her bed-ridden mother to the point of a psychotic breakdown.
Kathleen Madigan live at the Pabst Theater
Television Production Assistant Live Netflix Production
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Television Production Assistant Aired on CMT
The 66th Annual Tony Awards
TV Movie (Documentary, Music and Musical) Miscellaneous Crew An unforgettable night of performances will be featured on THE 66TH ANNUAL TONY AWARDS, live from the Beacon Theatre. The show will include performances by the 2012 Tony-nominated Best Musicals "Newsies," "Nice Work If You Can Get It," "Once," "Evita," "Follies," "The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess," "Jesus Christ Superstar," "Leap of Faith" and "Ghost the Musical." The night will be hosted by Emmy Award winner Neil Patrick Harris. Written by Anonymous
The 2012 Comedy Awards
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Super Bowl XLVI Halftime Show
TV Movie (Music) Miscellaneous Crew After 320 hours of rehearsals, pop star Madonna delivers an astonishing show during which she performs a medley of her hits and her new single "Give Me All Your Luvin'", with guests LMFAO, Nicki Minaj, M.I.A. and CeeLo Green joining her party. Written by Anonymous
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh