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Jaya Armstead

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Jaya Armstead
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Jaya Armstead is a southern raised comic book nerd that grew up with a love for film and television. She turned her vivid daydreams into action packed fantasy and action scripts. High school film class birth her love for directing when Jaya wrote, produced, shot, and directed her first short film.

At Texas Christian University, Jaya earned a Bachelor of Art in Writing with a minor in Film, Television, and Digital Media Studies, and she also was an active member of our Student Film Association.

Here in Los Angeles, Jaya graduated with a Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting at the New York Film Academy - Los Angeles. She formerly was a production intern at FOX Sports for Season 29 of NFL on FOX Sunday and NASCAR where she assisted with Super Bowl LVII and The Clash at the L.A. Coliseum.

Jaya's projects and scripts have been recognized and awarded by festivals such as WeScreenplay Diverse Writers Lab, The Launch Pad Pilot Competition, The Bill Johnson Black Film Festival, The New York Movie Awards, Florence Film Awards, RED Movie Awards, and Vesuvius International Film Fest.


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