Makeda Declet is a Guyanese-American, LA-based playwright, producer and actress. She attended New York University where she received her BFA in theater, studying at The Experimental Theater Wing, ITW Amsterdam, and The Classical Studio. Makeda is a 2019 HBO All-Access finalist, as well as a member of SAG/AFTRA, AEA, EST/LA’s New West Playwright’s group, a MADlab development program playwright and an Echo Theater Company member. She is an Ovation Award Nominee.