Justin Simien

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Justin Simien is a writer and producer, known for Dear White People (2014), Dear White People (2017) and Bad Hair (2020). See full bio »

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Dear White People
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Dear White People
Sat, Aug 20 7:35 AM PDT on EPXHTSD (598)

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Bad Hair Writer
Rings Writer


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  Lando (TV Series) (1 episode) (announced)
  Flashdance (TV Series) (1 episode) (announced)
  Untitled Flashdance reboot (TV Series) (1 episode) (announced)
  Dear White People (TV Series) (created by - 40 episodes, 2017 - 2021) (written by - 9 episodes, 2017 - 2021) (written for television by - 1 episode, 2017)
- Volume 4: Chapter X (2021) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Volume 4: Chapter IX (2021) ... (creator)
- Volume 4: Chapter VIII (2021) ... (creator)
- Volume 4: Chapter VII (2021) ... (creator)
- Volume 4: Chapter VI (2021) ... (creator)
 2020 Bad Hair (written by)
 2014 Dear White People (screenplay)
 2009 INST MSGS (Instant Messages) (Short) (written and developed by)
 2009 My Women: Inst Msgs (Short) (written and developed by)
 2006 Rings (Short)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Director (10 credits)
Show Show Editor (5 credits)
Show Show Actor (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Production manager (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (20 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Justin Simian | Jerry Skyler

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Attended High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, Texas. See more »

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