Jordan Peele is Now Looking for Aspiring Writers

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LOS ANGELES, CA - March 4, 2018: Jordan Peele at the 90th Academy Awards Awards at the Dolby Theartre, Hollywood - Image (Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com)

Have a movie or TV show idea? ‘s Monkeypaw Productions is now accepting scripts.

Here is your chance to show off your screenplay and script to an Academy Award-winning writer and box-office-record-smashing director. Jordan Peele and Monkeypaw Productions are currently looking for talent. If you are a writer, you may want to take advantage of this huge opportunity.

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LOS ANGELES, CA. September 18, 2016: Keegan-Michael Key & Jordan Peele at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theatre L.A. Live. ( Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com)

Monkeypaw Productions is the studio created by Jordan Peele who had a part in creating Key & Peele, Get Out, BlackKklansman, and upcoming productions such as Us and The Twilight Zone. The studio has now set up an online form for open screenplay submissions, meaning anyone, even someone without an agent can submit their script for consideration.

A deal this big typically comes with fine print, and this case the fine print is important and appears next to the form. The fine print points out that you are submitting your work does not establish any kind of confidential relationship between you and the studio, which as points out, “people at the studio can talk about your screenplay with whoever they want.”

That said, not every day does an award-winning production company openly ask for scripts.

To apply click here.

Jordan Peele and Monkeypaw Productions

This news comes after the release of Jordan Peele and Monkeypaw Productions new upcoming feature film Us. On Christmas Day, Peele released the trailer for Us. Us is an upcoming horror film written, produced and directed by Jordan Peele under Monkeypaw Productions. It stars Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, and Anna Diop.

Peele made history with his 2017 horror film Get Out. The movie stars Daniel Kaluuya as a young black man who uncovers a disturbing secret when he meets the family of his white girlfriend. At the 90th Academy Awards, it was nominated for four awards, including Best Picture, winning the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.

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