May 2019:

We have our first writing win of the year!! Makeda was selected to be a finalist for HBO’s emerging writers program. She was  one of 11 finalists chosen out of over 3,000 applicants. While she wasn’t selected for the program, we’re counting this as a major win! Go to the writing tab for more info on Mak’s newest scripts.8A3900E7-4C0D-4D9F-B723-CA51FE47A5B6

April 2019:

Another national commercial booking just came in! Watch for Makeda in a spot for a major bank. Can’t give too many details away but we will definitely post a clip when it’s up and running!

March 2019:

Makeda is in the LA premiere of Pulitzer finalist, The Wolves. Going up at the Echo theater company from March 16th-April 22, 2019. She plays #00, a badass goalie who is also a bit of an anxious perfectionist in this fun, high-energy play about an all-girl’s soccer team. She’s incredibly thrilled to be a part of the pack!


March 2018: The first booking of the year!! Makeda has just booked a role on the Fred Armisen-Maya Rudolph executive produced pilot, The Untitled Yang/Hubbard project for Amazon Studios!!

– Makeda booked a National  Cellular Service commercial! Can’t say which one but it’ll be huge! A link to the spot will be posted as soon as it airs.

June 2017: Makeda recently booked the leading role in the Indie film, Lust Life, shooting in New York, costarring Jake Choi!

February 2017: Makeda booked a leading role  in the feature film, All the Creatures Were Stirring, costarring Constance Wu and Amanda Fuller.

2016: Makeda booked roles on some of television’s most popular TV shows:






3 responses to “News”

  1. I was just wondering if there’s a possibility “Summer” will return to HOP? I really enjoyed you on that show & the chemistry you & Laramie had! Thanks

  2. What up Cuz,I am so proud of you. Keep up the good work.I brag about you all the time at work.Love ,Jamel