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Starlet Diner Web Series

Starlet Diner is not your average all-American sitcom. This modern and entertaining web-series is about three aspiring actresses in Hollywood. Featuring an all openly transgender cast - starring Angel Qinan, Sarah Parlow and Carolina Gutierrez plus eight guest stars. Follow their dreams and journey as they cross paths in Starlet Diner. Completely filmed in green screen, this heart warming show is made out of love and aims to share their authentic experiences in self-growth, relationships and show business. More @ AngelQinan.com/starletdiner

  • Angel Qinan
    Director
    Trans Dating Series
  • Sarah Parlow
    Director
    Lit Girl
  • Iya Baclagan
    Director
  • Lee Te
    Director
  • Olivier Zanfardino
    Director
  • Angel Qinan
    Writer
    Trans Dating Series
  • Sarah Parlow
    Writer
    Lit Girl
  • Angel Qinan
    Producer
    Trans Dating Series
  • Matt McKenna
    Producer
  • Sarah Parlow
    Producer
    Lit Girl
  • Carolina Gutierrez
    Producer
  • Angel Qinan
    Key Cast
    "Christine"
    Act Like A Woman
  • Sarah Parlow
    Key Cast
    "Emma"
    Ghosted
  • Carolina Gutierrez
    Key Cast
    "Sofia"
    Good Samaritan
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Experimental, Television, Web / New Media
  • Genres:
    Comedy, SitCom, Dramedy, Animation, LGBT, Queer
  • Runtime:
    34 minutes 27 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 1, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Angel Qinan, Sarah Parlow, Iya Baclagan, Lee Te, Olivier Zanfardino

Angel Qinan is the creator of the new web-series Starlet Diner (2020). Angel aims to share her personal stories in any form of media. Angel stars Act Like A Woman (2018), a documentary film that shows her struggles and journey to Hollywood as a transgender woman. As most Filipino-Americans, Angel also works as a Registered Nurse. Shortly after her transition in 2013, Angel started modeling, hosting, acting and now also directing as part of her advocacy for trans visibility. "My dream before is just to be a woman. Now, I could dream beyond that." Angel speaks at Broadly at The Vice. More @ AngelQinan.com

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Director Statement

Thank you for watching! Starlet Diner is a collaboration made out of love. I hope you enjoy it as much as we did creating it. Our goal is to have an affordable safe space for dreamers like us to pursue what we love. - Angel Qinan