Jamie King is a writer and producer of film, television and theater.
Jamie grew up in Washington State, and studied theater at New York University. His work has appeared at the UCB Theater, the Montreal Sketch Comedy Festival, and the Second City Theater. He received his MFA in Writing and Producing for Television from Loyola Marymount University, where he created THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF SHAKESPEARE. Jamie became an assistant on MARVEL’S JESSICA JONES, where he was promoted to Staff Writer in Season One, returning for Seasons Two and Three. He has credits on five episodes, including “Smile,” written with Scott Reynolds and Melissa Rosenberg, which earned a Hugo Award.
Jamie wrote the horror feature LIVESTREAM for Legendary Digital, and contributed story to the Avengers Video Game from Square Enix. His pilot CASTLE ROCK won best teleplay at the 2016 Slamdance Film Festival, and he wrote for the second season of IMPULSE on YouTube Premium. His original musical, WORLD’S BEST, written with long-time collaborator Utkarsh Ambudkar, is available on Disney+.
He is represented by Jonathan Martin of Gersh, and Ryan Nord of The Nord Group. He lives in Studio City with his wife, son and daughter.
You can read Jamie’s writing samples and contact him directly here.