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An inexperienced and highly imaginative high school senior uses her obsession with rom-coms, romance novels and erotica to take control of her own sexual awakening on prom night.
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Monisha Dadlani is a graduate of University of Southern California's BFA Acting and film programs. She recently completed Ron Howard and Brian Grazer’s content acceleration program, Imagine Impact through Imagine Entertainment, where she developed a half-hour high school comedy under the mentorship of writer/producer Seth Grahame-Smith. In 2019, she was a semi-finalist in The Black List x Women in Film's Episodic Lab, a finalist in ScreenCraft's Pilot Launch Competition and was a recipient of Roadmap Writer's Diversity Initiative Competition. Her directorial debut short film, “Condoms & Cherries,” which inspired the series is running the festival circuit with a recent world premiere at the Cleveland International Film Festival. The half-hour high school comedic teleseries, "Condoms & Cherries" is currently in development with Sony Pictures Television. When not writing, she leads unconventional, renegade tours at the Getty Museum to uphold Museum Hack's official company motto: Museums Are F***ing Awesome. Her favorite “un-highlight” is a bronze statue with a removable penis (no joke). more...