Short Bio: Jaclyn Parker is a TV writer from Toronto. Her jam is writing off-kilter, sometimes anecdotal comedy with a splash of dark humor. She enjoys writing characters at their rock bottom because that’s when human actions are innately interesting. Her scripts have placed in several competitions and festivals, including the top 15% of Nicholls. She has experience interning at a TV production company and a large management company. She published her debut novel, Success Has No Place Here, in Fall 2019.
Title #1: Nothing Exciting Happens in Fox Lake Project Type #1: TV - Half Hour Project Genre #1: Dramedy Logline #1: After a misleading video of a mechanic threatening a customer goes viral, the small town mechanic takes an extreme measure to teach her internet trolls empathy.
Title #2: Into the Silk Project Type #2: TV - Hour Long Project Genre #2: Dramedy Logline #2: Inspired by a true story, a grandmother’s life unfolds to reveal a complicated journey to happiness. It’s a story of resilience, perseverance, love, family, reinvention, and the strength of three generations of women.