Triple Threat: Latino, Gay and A Writer! : Saturday, June 24th - Latino Lens Space
A Nuyorican hailing from The Bronx, Steven Canals is a 2015 graduate of UCLA’s MFA Screenwriting program. He began his writing career as a Research Assistant at Hungry Jackal Productions for Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black. In 2016 Steven served as a Staff Writer on Freeform’s horror anthology Dead of Summer. Later that year his short film, Afuera, about an undocumented Transgender woman, premiered at the LA Film Festival. In March of 2017 his original drama series, Pose, co-created with Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk was announced. The series is slated to premiere on FX in 2018.