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room Geoff set up at NHMC was a great way to get our feet wet. I made connections with executives and landed some pretty cool friends, too.”You can catch “Good Christian Belles” this Fall 2011. Gina Monreal, class of 2008, received a job writing for CBS’ “NCIS”.
“The spec I wrote in the NHMC Writers Program not only got me into the NBC and ABC programs — it also helped me get staffed on NCIS. I am so very grateful to Alex Nogales, Geoff Harris, and everyone at the NHMC for believing in me and pushing my career in the right direction.”Watch “NCIS” on Tuesdays at 8:00 PM. Spiro Skentzos, class of 2009, is writing for NBC’s “Grimm”.
“I was staffed on NBC’s new show GRIMM this fall, and getting this job can be traced back to the hard work I did in the NHMC program. The program helped me hone my writing skills and gave me the confidence to know that even if I wasn’t staffed the year I was in the program, that I did have the talent to be staffed, and this year I was. You can’t put a price on that kind of experience.”Watch “GRIMM” this fall on Fridays at 9:00PMMarcos Luevanos, Alumnus of 2008, received a job writing for BET’s “The Game”. Catch “The Game”, weekdays at 4:00PM and weekends at 8:00AM. Sierra Ornelas, class of 2009, received a job writing for ABC’s “Happy Endings”. Watch “Happy Endings”Season Premiere Wednesday, September 28th at 9:30 PM. Silvia Olivas, class of 2009, received a job writing for Disney’s new show “Jessie”. Coming soon in 2011. Mark Valadez, class of 2008, received a job writing for TNT’s new show “Perception”. Coming soon this Fall 2011. The NLMC Writers Program, coordinated and run by NHMC, is a highly competitive and prestigous 5-week intensive training program. The writers are trained by former NBC V.P of Script Development, Geoff Harris, and are given the opportunity to meet with and be exposed to network executives and personalities. NHMC is now accepting applications until July 29. Please see the article below for more information on the program.