Who is Joanne de Simone?Joanne is an author, dramatist and film historian. She has written five plays. Her Judy's Dead took first prize in the 2010 Writers Digest Stage Play competition -now in negotiations for upcoming TV movie, and The Suicide Angel is currently in feature film pre-production. Joanne’s historical play Earthmen will be released as a short film in 2015. Norma Jeane Enlightened, a fantasy about Marilyn in the afterlife was well received at the MITF Festival in 2012. Her film review column appeared in The Fire Island News (1998-2004). Ms. de Simone’s work has appeared in various magazines and film journals. Her new ‘teen’ book, The Curious Plight of Milicent Wryght, will be released in May 2015, along with the second edition of her YA book, The Metro Cats: Life in the Core of the Big Apple. Joanne will present a staged reading of her short play Livvie and J. de Beau (de Havilland and Fontaine in conversation) at featured at MRT Spring One Act Festival Joanne's new play, Olivia's Roses, is now being cast for a staged reading in April 2015. She is currently working on a novel Lovers.Husbands.Strangers.
"Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise..." Proverbs. 13:20