Jamie King grew up in a remote town in Washington State, the son of wooden boat builders. He studied theater at New York University, and spent a decade performing Shakespeare, dinner theater, abstract dance pieces, punk rock, sketch and stand-up comedy, until ultimately falling in love with writing. Upon graduating with honors from Loyola Marymount University’s Writing and Producing for TV Program, he started on MARVEL’S JESSICA JONES as an assistant, where he wrote two freelance episodes and rose to Staff Writer in the first season, returning as a writer for seasons two and three. His horror / coming-of-age pilot CASTLE ROCK won Best Teleplay at the 2016 Slamdance Film Festival. He penned the horror feature LIVESTREAM for Legendary Digital, and wrote material for a Marvel video game. ITV Studios optioned his medical-thriller INPATIENT. He recently worked as an Executive Story Editor on IMPULSE for YouTube Premium. Jamie is represented by Dino Carlaftes of the Kaplan Stahler Agency and Ryan Nord of The Nord Group. More info and writing samples are available at his website barelylingual.com
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