Veena Sud

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Veena Cabreros-Sud is a Canadian-born American television writer, director, and producer. Born in Toronto[1] and of Filipino and Indian heritage,[2] she is best known for developing the American television drama The Killing, which is based on the Danish series Forbrydelsen (The Crime). Sud received a Master of Fine Arts degree from the Film and Television program at New York University.

Career[edit]

Her credits on The Killing also include writer and executive producer. The series earned her an Emmy nomination and a Writers Guild of America award nomination.[3][4] Her previous television work includes the dramatic series Cold Case, where she was a writer and executive producer. She was also an episode writer for the 2002 television series Push, Nevada. In February 2012, Paramount Pictures announced that Sud is writing a remake of Alfred Hitchcock's Suspicion.[5]

She was formerly the marketing and distribution director for Third World Newsreel, which specializes in films by and about people of color.[2]

Filmography[edit]

  • The Killing (2011–present) (writer, executive producer)
  • Cold Case (2003–2007) (writer, story editor, executive producer)
  • Push, Nevada (2002) (episode writer)
  • Sorority Life (2002) (season three director)
  • The Real World (2001) (episode director)
  • I Stop Writing The Poem (2000) (director)
  • One Night (2000) (director)
  • The Appointment (1999) (sound mixer)
  • Stretchmark (1996) (writer, director, and actress)

Awards[edit]

One Night[edit]

The Killing[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Killing – Details from Showrunner Veena Sud , spoilertv.com, February 16, 2012.
  2. ^ a b Veena Cabreros-Sud, sawnet.org, February 16, 2012.
  3. ^ a b 2012 Emmy Awards, emmys.com, February 16, 2012.
  4. ^ a b "2012 WGA Awards". Archived from the original on 2012-05-25. , wga.org, February 16, 2012.
  5. ^ 'The Killing' Showrunner to Write Remake of Hitchcock's 'Suspicion' for Paramount , The Hollywood Reporter, February 13, 2012. Retrieved February 17, 2012.

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