Screenwriter/Producers Heather Hughes and Kate Wharton have been writing together for over 12 years and have worked with Disney, Hallmark, and Lifetime, as well as a plethora of indie filmmakers.

They are both graduates of TheFilmSchool in Seattle and studied with the late, great Blake Snyder. They are represented by The Nethercott Agency in Los Angeles. Between them they are recipients of the Templeton Foundation Kairos Prize for Screenwriting, recipient of a Hedgebrook Residency and were a Sundance Institute finalist. Their work has made the finals of the Austin Film Festival screenwriting competition (top 3 our of 12,000 entries), PAGE,  Slamdance and they are represented by the Nethercott Agency and literary agent Gayla Nethercott.

They are the authors of the book, It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Hallmark! Writing a Made-For-TV Christmas Romance, to be released October 2020.