Jeff Stetson is an internationally acclaimed award-winning playwright and screenwriter for film and television. His play “The Meeting,” has been produced in all fifty-states and more than a dozen countries. It was broadcast nationally on American Playhouse. He adapted his play, “Fraternity,” for HBO as a one-hour series.
He has written and developed more than two-dozen films and television movies for the major studios and networks. His work has generated 27 N.A.A.C.P. Image Awards and awarded 23 most recently for a four-hour documentary: For Love of Liberty, which received the N.A.A.C.P Image Award for best documentary and Public Broadcasting Award in Excellence.
He served as Executive Producer and wrote the pilot: MLK/K Genius series for Disney+ Nat Geo and Imagine Television. The series was inspired by his play, “The Meeting,” and will be broadcast in 2024 along with “The Christmas Wish,” that he co-wrote with Debbie Allen for Warner Bros.
His novel: Blood on the Leaves was published by Warner Books. He adapted it for Paramount Pictures to star Jamie Foxx and as a limited series with Morgan Freeman’s production company.
Mr. Stetson served as Dean of Faculty and Staff Affairs for the California State University System.