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Michelle Amor’s Work

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Published Articles

The open letter Michelle Amor co-wrote that was released by the Writers Guild of America West has been featured on:

 
Los Angeles Times Features Michelle Amor

Black Screenwriters Are Demanding that Hollywood Take Action to Diversify “In a strongly worded letter, WGA West’s Committee of Black Writers tells the powers that be that it’s well past time for change”

The Washington Post Features Michelle Amor

Black TV Writers Have Often Felt Like 'Diversity Decoration'. Now They're Braced For Another Round Of Promises

Black Writers Say Decades Of Inaction Lie Beneath Hollywood’s Calls For Change: “Talk is cheap. Hollywood”

The Hollywood Reporter Features Michelle Amor

Black Writers Challenge Studios to Commit to Change: "Hollywood, What You Do Next is Paramount"

Deadline Features Michelle Amor

Black Writers Challenge Studios to Commit to Change: "Hollywood, What You Do Next is Paramount"

Writers Guild West Committee of Black Writers Calls for Hollywood to Revolutionize Hiring Practices

Los Angeles Magazine Features Michelle Amor

Black Screenwriters Are Demanding that Hollywood Take Action to Diversify: “In a strongly worded letter, WGA West’s Committee of Black Writers tells the powers that be that it’s well past time for change” Black Screenwriters Demand Diversity in Hollywood

The-Wrap Features Michelle Amor

WGA West Committee of Black Writers Call on Studios to Prioritize Diverse Hiring: “There are at least 808 self-identified Black writers in the Guild; we have been here, ready to work”

LMU Features Michelle Amor

LMU screenwriting professor pens letter to Hollywood: ”We are grieving, we are angry, and we are unapologetically demanding systemic change”

SyFy Wire Features Michelle Amor

WGAW Committee Of Black Writers demands Hollywood revolutionize the way it hires writers.

Reel 360 Features Michelle Amor

WGA West’s Black Writers address racism in letter

Republic World Features Michelle Amor

'Dear Hollywood': Black Writers' association pens open letter, demands diversity in hiring

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Working On

 

Michelle has several film, TV, and streaming projects in development.