JCooksey

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Name Jon Cooksey
Title Writer/Producer
Organization How to Boil a Frog
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North Vancouver, BC V7K 3B4 CANADA
Phone (604) 836-1095
Phone Type Cell
Fax (604) 904-4165
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About Me Jon Cooksey is a writer/producer/director living and working in Vancouver. Jon has worked in all genres of film and television, including comedy, drama and family. As a writer, he has won Humanitas, Gemini and Cable Ace awards, and has now won multiple awards, as director and producer, for “How to Boil a Frog,” in which he acts as writer, director, producer and court jester. He’s also an activist, and founder of the Vancouver Peak Oil Executive. Jon is currently writing and consulting on 2 movies for Rob Stewart (“Sharkwater”), and writing a pilot script (“Commonwealth”) for eOne Entertainment and Shaw Media. Jon’s series “The Collector” won a Leo Award for Best Series, and was nominated for Best Series at the Monte Carlo International Film & TV Festival, based on its success overseas. A full resume can be found at www.hope-springs.com.