Jade Branion

Affiliated Faculty
Pronouns: (She/Her/Hers)
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Jade has extensive experience in on-air marketing, and screenwriting for live action and animation.

Jade is originally from a magical place where sliders and deep dish pizza reign; Chicago. She attended USC and graduated from The School of Cinematic Arts with a degree in Critical Studies. After spending 8 years working in On-Air Creative writing and producing promos for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and Freeform, she sold everything she owned to pursue her dream of traveling the world. She traveled to 11 different countries in 1 ½ years. In 2017, she moved back to Los Angeles to seriously pursue her dream of screenwriting. She’s been the Writer’s Assistant on Season 2 and 3 of Showtime’s The CHI. She co-wrote an episode for Season 3 that recently aired and had the pleasure of consulting on an upcoming animated feature for Netflix. She was most recently a panelist on Women in Animation’s first virtual summit for Annecy, featured in Variety. Currently she's developing a new series with a major production company.



B.A., University of Southern California