Erin Cressida Wilson

Writer / Producer


Erin Cressida Wilson won the Independent Spirit Award for her first film, SECRETARY. Other films include THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, CHLOE, MEN, WOMEN AND CHILDREN and FUR: AN IMAGINARY PORTRAIT OF DIANE ARBUS. She is currently writing the live action musical, SNOW WHITE, with Pasek & Paul for Marc Platt Productions at Disney.

Wilson's television work includes serving as a writer and producer on the HBO series, VINYL, executive produced by Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger. Wilson's stage work has been produced Off-Broadway, regionally and internationally, at such theaters as the Mark Taper Forum, BAM, the Public, Playwrights Horizons, the Traverse Theatre in Edinburgh and the New Grove in London. She has been honored by the Rockefeller Foundation, the NEA, and the California and North Carolina Arts Councils.

Integral to her writing is her 25 years of teaching. She was Professor and Director of Writing for Performance at Duke and Brown Universities and The University of California at Santa Barbara. Wilson has advised for the Sundance lnstitute's Screenwriters Lab in Utah and has run workshops in Japan, Cuba, Italy, and Greece.