Angela Marie Hutchinson

Angela Marie Hutchinson is an author, screenwriter and producer in film, television and digital media. She is the author of the book Create Your Yes! (published by Sourcebook and Penguin Random House Audio), based on her popular TEDx Talk, “Create Your Own Yes, When You Keep Hearing No.” In November 2021, she wrapped production as the showrunner/executive producer and director of a new Facebook Watch series about a mega social media influencer renovating his grandmother’s home in Los Angeles. In March 2021, Angela served as the creator and executive producer of the Facebook Watch series, “Asking for a Friend,” a talk show hosted by Vanessa Simmons.

As a Hollywood power player, Angela has been invited as a keynote speaker and moderator for live events. She has served a BBC World News Commentator for live coverage of the Oscars–the biggest night in Hollywood! In 2020, Angela was hired to write the new original holiday movie, “A Christmas for Mary,” which aired through January 2021 on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Prior to Hutchinson’s recent accolades, her first narrative feature film that she wrote and produced, “Hollywood Chaos,” also starring Simmons is currently airing on Peacock.

As the founder of the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, BReaKiNG iNTo HoLLyWooD, Angela has been helping creative and business professionals pursue their careers since 2005. As the former Editor-in-Chief of Hollywood & Vine, Managing Editor of Valley Lawyer, and Editor of Diversity Careers in Engineering and IT, Angela has written and edited over 200 magazine articles. Additionally, Angela served as a social media professor at Loyola Marymount University.  Originally from Chicago, Angela graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.S.E. in Industrial & Operations Engineering. She also earned a Cross-Media Journalism Certificate from USC.

An advisory board member for several organizations, Angela is passionate about youth, women’s empowerment, technology and business. Angela resides in Los Angeles with her three young children and rocket scientist husband of 18 years. In her leisure time, Angela enjoys rollerblading, trampoline AIRrobics, and exploring new parks. She also loves serving in youth ministry at her church as a Sunday School teacher. Angela’s fav drinks are drip coffee and tropical green tea.

Most Recent Project: Be True to Yourselfie: 12- Steps to Authentic, Purpose-Driven Social Media (publisher pending)

Website: www.createyouryes.com

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Twitter: @livewithangela

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