Megan St. John is a Chicago-based freelance writer and producer who loves bringing stories to screen.
Megan's first short film, Broiled (2015), recently finished the festival circuit, taking home various awards including "Best Illinois Film" and "Best Supporting Actress" at the Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival (2016), and "Best Dark Comedy" at the Festigious International Film Festival (2016). Her second short film, Strongroom (2016), is currently in the festival circuit and recently took home "Best Illinois Short" at the Beloit International Film Festival (2017), "Runner Up (Short Films)" at the Green Bay Film Festival (2017), and an "Award of Excellence" at the Canada Shorts International Film Festival (2016).
Megan is a graduate of the University of Chicago (BA, ’12). She has worked as a creative developer with Warm Springs Productions in Bozeman, MT and is the founder of Third Wheel Entertainment, a Chicago-based filmmaking collaborative. She enjoys warm weather, road trips, and frozen yogurt. In her free time you can find her in the pool or at her local coffee shop, writing her next script.