Bill Kelly Writer
An American screenwriter, Bill Kelly has written a wide variety of movie and television screenplays. His produced credits include Blast From The Past, Premonition and the award winning Enchanted.
BIO: Born and raised in Chicago, Bill’s early journalism background led to performing stints in both local TV and theater, including studying with Second City legend Del Close at the now seminal Improv Olympics. Moving to Los Angeles, Kelly worked with rising young producer Sunil Perkash to create his first produced film, New Line Cinema’s Blast From the Past starring Brendan Frasier and Alicia Silverstone, featuring a Saturn Science Fiction Award nomination for Sissy Spacek.
Bill’s next produced film was the original supernatural thriller Premonition starring Academy Award winner Sandra Bullock. In the same year Bill worked alongside director Kevin Lima on his original Academy Award nominated musical fantasy Enchanted starring Amy Adams, with songs by Disney legend composer Alan Menken and lyricist Stephen Schwartz.
Bill has further forayed into the world of feature animation. working at Sony, Fox and Walt Disney Television Animation, including contributions to Sony’s successful hits Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs and Hotel Transylvania.
In TV, Bill has written original comedy/drama projects to pilot at both Warner Brothers Television and Paramount Television for the CBS Network. Currently, Bill has several original screenplays in various stages of development including Timeless, an original science fiction love story for Relativity Studios.