Participants

QUINTA BRUNSON

Writer, Actor, Producer, Comedian

Quinta Brunson is a writer, actor, producer, and stand-up from Philadelphia, PA. In 2018, she sold a ½ hour multi-camera pilot to CBS with ABC Studios and Larry Wilmore, closed a 2nd position overall deal at WBTV Studios, sold a book to HMH publishing, and played the lead role of Ruby in The CW pilot THE END OF THE WORLD AS WE KNOW IT. She plays a lead role in the upcoming HBO sketch series A BLACK LADY SKETCH SHOW, and recurs on ABC’s SINGLE PARENTS and The CW’s iZOMBIE. Quinta can also be seen starring in her own Facebook Watch series QUINTA VS. EVERYTHING, which she wrote and created. She was a staff writer and voice actor on Adult Swim’s LAZOR WULF and will also guest star as a voice actor on season 3 of BIG MOUTH. Quinta was selected by Issa Rae and Jill Soloway for the Forbes 30 under 30 list. She has created, sold, EPed, and starred in two premium streaming series – BROKE for Youtube Red and UP FOR ADOPTION for Verizon Go90. She’s created branded content for Google, Amazon, and Target. Quinta started her journey at The Second City in Chicago and has grown to amass over one-million Facebook followers and hundreds of millions of video views across Facebook, Youtube, and Instagram. Prior to joining BuzzFeed Motion Pictures, Quinta created the series “The Girl Who’s Never Been on a Nice Date.” The series went viral on YouTube and Instagram and was one of the first series to gain a large fan base on both social platforms. She was honored as a JFL New Face of Comedy in the Creators category.