Daniel Hirsch is a playwright, screenwriter, and journalist based in Los Angeles. His plays have appeared at the Samuel French Off Off Broadway Festival (a 2019 winner), Actors Theatre of Louisville, MeetCute LA, City Theatre of Pittsburgh, and Antaeus Theatre. He is a two-time recipient of an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation screenwriting prize and recently sold his first feature film script to MarVista Entertainment. His journalism has appeared in Slate, Matter, San Francisco Magazine, and The Bold Italic and he has been a recipient of a Society for Professional Journalism award. MFA: Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama.