Company
Table For Five Productions
KEN JONES
Ken Jones earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Acting/Directing from the University of Florida, a Master of Fine Arts degree in Playwriting from the University of Virginia and continued on to graduate in Playwriting from the Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at Harvard University. Jones has had 27 produced with 10 published, 9 musicals, 4 CD’s of original soundtrack scores and listings in several anthologies and monologue books. Jones began his playwriting career with the Off -Broadway production of his play, A RED EAGLE FALLING, produced at the Writer’s Theatre in New York City. His play, DARKSIDE, was chosen as TIME Magazine’s Critic Choice and was also recognized as one of the Best Plays of the 1980’s. Jones was a member of the prestigious Warner Bros. Television Writer’s Workshop and went on to serve as the Head of Development for Light Point Entertainment at Disney/MGM Studios for the development and creation of content for animation, television and film. He has received Telly Awards, Communicator’s Awards, the Post-Corbett award for Best Literary Artist, a Delauney Playwriting Award, the Kentucky Playwright’s Award, the Trailblazer Educator’s Award, seven Acclaim Awards, six International awards for screenwriting and filmmaking, and two Emmy nominations. Ken is an active member of the Dramatist Guild of America, the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, and a member of National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Grand Prize
BEYOND THE MOON
Faith and Fim International Film Festival and Screenwriting Contest
Arizona
2021
Outstanding Screenplay
BEYOND THE MOON
Olympus Film Festival
2019
Best Picture
Divine Will
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival
Hollywood, CA
2018
TOP 100, Official Selection Crime Category
THE ABJECT
Las Vegas International Screenwriting Competiion
Las Vegas
2017
Official Selection
THE ABJECT
All Genres Screenplay Competition
2017
Official Selection
DREAM THIEF, a television pilot
All Genres Screenplay Competition
2017
Best Song- "Where I Need to Be"
Divine Will
Great Lakes Christiian Film Festival
Buffalo
2017
Official Selection
Divine Will
Canadian International Faith and Family Film Festival
Toronto
2017
Nominated for Best Feature Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Song
Divine Will
Great Lakes Christian Film Festival
Buffalo, NY
2017
Nominated for Best Screenplay, Best Lead Actor, Best Supporting Actress and Best Musical Score
Divine Will
International Christian Flm Festival
Orlando,Fl
2017
1st Place Achievement in Screenwriting
BEYOND THE MOON
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival
Hollywood, CA
2016
Gold
Divine Will
Communicator Award
Notable Mention
Divine Will
Truth Awards
Nashville, TN
College
Harvard University
Playwriting/Screenwriting
19891991
College
University of Virginia
Playwriting/Screenwriting
19841987
College
University of Florida
Acting/Directing
19801984
High School
Miami Palmetto Senior High School
19771980
Birth Date
June 4
Birth City
Newport News, Virginia
Current City
Cincinnati, Oh
Hometown
Miami, Florida
Married To
Christine Jones
Children
3
Company
Table For Five Productions
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