Carmen J. Madison is a Screenwriter and Producer with a profound love of story, complex characters and rich settings. Growing up in Atlanta, GA, she was immersed in the Arts and local cultural events. Her early influences were an eclectic mix of some of the most prolific voices in literature and film including Maya Angelou, Stephen King, Nikki Giovanni, Alfred Hitchcock and Spike Lee. She started her career in Hollywood working alongside acclaimed Directors, Producers and Actors, and spent ten years as an Entertainment Marketer for the TBS, TCM & TNT networks. During the holidays, you can find her singing along to The Sound of Music and fixated on SyFy's New Year's Twilight Zone marathon. As an Assistant Professor for Kennesaw State University's Media and Entertainment Studies program, she shares her passion for crafting stories in a Screenwriting course for new Writers.
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Ready For FIRE BROTHERS? Format: TV Drama, 1 Hour
The turbulent work life of a determined Black Firefighter unfolds in Atlanta's most chaotic territory known as the "Terror Dome". He begins to question whether the rise through the ranks is worth what lies ahead, but the brotherly bond he shares with his Crew helps him navigate the politics of the Fire Department and the gritty city streets.
Praise For FIRE BROTHERS
Family Holiday Mishaps with CHRISTMAS BALL! Format: Family Feature
Two popular teens with the same first name vie for the title of Christmas Ball Queen and their worlds collide as they each deal with faltering friendships, their mothers’ expectations and their fathers’ on-going feud.
LOL with CARLA & VEGAS CLEAN UP. Format: Comedy Feature
When two down and out Latina besties become Beverly Hills Housekeepers, they form an unlikely friendship with their elderly client and are blackmailed by their manipulative boss into pulling off a high-stakes heist at the client's stately mansion.