Billionaires in Space

In this space-disaster comedy, six eccentric billionaires are trapped on a malfunctioning space shuttle, with only a disgruntled space janitor standing between them and oblivion. It’s “Gravity” meets “Gilligan’s Island” if everyone were Howells.

  • Jonas Oppenheim
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    Comedy, Sci-Fi, Satire
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    United States
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Writer Biography - Jonas Oppenheim

Jonas Oppenheim is a comedy writer for TV, film, podcast, and stage. His plays have won several awards and received over 50 productions around the U.S. His guerrilla-theater production “I’m Gonna Kill the President!” A Federal Offense toured to parks, parking lots, backyards, and back alleys across the country during the George W. Bush and Trump presidencies, attracting the attention of the Secret Service. His street-theater musical Mr. Satan Goes to Wall Street performed outside both 2012 presidential conventions. He developed his original sitcom with CBS and Warner Brothers, and was a story producer on the most recent season of American Gangster: Trap Queens on BET+. Season 1 of his scripted podcast sitcom, The Love Ark, is available everywhere. He has improvised comedy at iO West and UCB, performed in a combustible rock’n’roll band, and made leftist radio at KPFK 90.7-FM in L.A.

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