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NYT Bestselling Author of Blackwater Rising and More; Screenwriter; Executive Producer of Netflix Blockbuster From Scratch

Lawyer; Journalist; 3x Emmy-Winning Co-Host of ABC’s The View; New York Times Bestselling Author

Award-Winning Actor, Writer, Creator, and Producer; Founder of Hillman Grad Productions; Advocate for Diversity and Representation

Award-Winning Actor; Writer; Producer; Director; Renowned Literacy Advocate

Emmy Award-Nominated Writer, Director, Producer, and Creator of Netflix's 'BEEF'

Acclaimed Actress, Director, and Producer; Founder of Nine Muses Entertainment


Frontman for Better Than Ezra; Founder of the Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival; Philanthropist; Author of The Greatest Song

Actor, Writer, and Social Justice Activist Known for Netflix's Big Mouth and Human Resources

Critically Acclaimed Screenwriter, Director, and Producer Known for Netflix's 'Gentefied'; Latinxt List's 'Writer to Watch'


Television Creator, Writer and Producer Known for Friends and Grace and Frankie

Showrunner, Writer, and Director for the 17-Season CBS series Criminal Minds and MTV's Teen Wolf

Emmy Award-Winning Producer; Creator of The L Word; Founder of Little Chicken Productions; Advocate for Diversity and Inclusion

Emmy-winning Writer and Executive Producer; Advocate for Asian American and Immigrant Communities

Award-Winning Cartoonist for The New Yorker; Resident Cartoonist for CBS News; Author/Editor of 16 Books

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright of the Tony-Winning In the Heights; Activist; Founder of Emancipated Stories

Trailblazing Screenwriter and TV Producer of Girlfriends, The Game, and More