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.
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!
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: