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The Myrmidons

Centuries before composing The Iliad, the poet Homer joins Prince Hector and a band of superhuman warriors to prevent the Trojan War and inadvertently frees humanity from the tyranny of the gods.

  • Mario Rivas
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Writer Biography - Mario Rivas

Originally from Mexico City, Mario Rivas is a graduate of the USC School of Cinematic Arts. As a writer, his screenplay “OLE MISS” has been optioned by With Sugar Please LLC. Others have placed in the Nicholl Fellowship (twice), the Austin Film Festival, American Zoetrope, the Filmmatic Awards, Shore Scripts, Stage 32’s Happy Writers, and the Sherman Oaks Film Festival. His short play “FLAT EARTHER” was produced by Little Fish Theater as part of their “Pick of the Vine” series, where it won a “Scenie” award from StageSceneLA. Mario currently works as an editor at NBCUniversal.

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