Morgan Dameron

Morgan Dameron is an award-winning writer, director and producer who has always blazed her own path. Born in Kansas City, Missouri, Dameron was awarded the Women in Film and Television in Kansas City’s “Trailblazer Award” for Up and Coming Filmmakers while still in high school. She received a full scholarship to the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts, where she graduated summa cum laude. After graduating, she worked at Bad Robot Productions under J.J. Abrams on such films as STAR TREK: INTO DARKNESS, and STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS, where Poe Dameron shares her last name. She has been supported by prestigious programs, such as the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, The Caucus for Producers, and Ryan Murphy’s HALF Foundation. Dameron has directed groundbreaking short films, digital series and branded content garnering tens of millions of views. Her first feature film, DIFFERENT FLOWERS, starring and produced by Emmy-Award-winner Shelley Long (CHEERS) premiered to sold-out audiences at the 2017 Santa Barbara International Film Festival. DIFFERENT FLOWERS received rave during its national theatrical release, and was purchased by Showtime. Kansas City Women in Film and Television recently bestowed her with the “Spirit of Kansas City” award for her work bringing film production to her hometown, and Duke University’s Talent Identification Program recently honored her with the Early Achievement Award. She lives in Los Angeles.