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A fascist leader learns about love, and in turn, changes the course of history as we know it.

New York, NY, USA
Daniel Contreras is a WGA Writer, Actor, and first generation Dominican-American with a passion for stories about people from Latinx communities, whose humanity, hilarity, and heroism are rarely represented. He began stand up comedy at 18, and after completing the New York Film Academy's Acting Conservatory, performed on many Off-B'way stages, including in Teatro La Tea's Lord of the Flies. In 2015 Daniel began writing sketch comedy and soon earned a spot in SketchFest that same year. Daniel recently had his first pilot script produced by Where You From LLC. and directed by Jaspal Binning, it will be premiered at 2020’s Bushwick Film Festival. Currently Daniel’s latest script featuring the first Dominican superhero made it into HollyShorts. He us currently developing a Latinx led Thriller/Mystery entitled Noir York. Daniel’s life aim is to create stories that showcase layered tales of men and women from communities like his more...

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