Marissa is a graduate of the MA Screenwriting programme at the London Film School. Her writing has been longlisted for the BBC Writer’s Room Drama Room, shortlisted for the ITV Original Voices scheme and she was one of ten writers chosen for David Higham’s Underrepresented Scriptwriters Open Day.
She is currently working on a number of speculative projects for film and TV, including a feature romantic comedy and a sci-fi TV drama. She’s passionate about developing ideas set in heightened worlds that thoughtfully and imaginatively examine the human condition whilst reflecting the society we live in today.
Marissa also works within the film and TV industries as a freelance script reader, editor and consultant.