About Us

A Networking Event for Writers, Directors, Actors and Producers!

A Conversation on Social Media for Creatives: Elevating Your Brand to Secure Industry Deals

Thursday,  August 4, 2022
6:30-8PM PST

Remote/Virtual Location
Join us on Zoom via video/audio. RSVP below for access code to the live event. Recorded Video is available, but you must still register for access.

About the Event
Are you seeking representation as a writer, actor, director, producer? Are you looking to sell a project, land an industry job, or secure a development deal for your film/TV/digital project? Are you looking to elevate your brand to secure more lucrative opportunities? Join us to gain strategic insights on how to effectively use social media to take your career to the next level! This is event is NOT about how to increase your followers. Attendees will gain practical tips and strategic ways on how to EFFECTIVELY use social media as an entertainment professional. From brand guides to social media audits, you don't want to miss this conversation! 

About the Speaker
Television Academy member and BiH Founder, Angela Marie Hutchinson, is a former social media professor at Loyola Marymount University. Angela has received network writing assignments, landed numerous development deals with  production companies, along with other lucrative offers to help elevate her industry brand. She has worked a showrunner, screenwriter, author, producer and director. After selling her first series as a show creator, she was hired by Brat TV to serve as showrunner and director for a new Facebook Watch series to oversee a $1.3M production budget. Prior, Angela was hired to write "A Christmas for Mary," for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, which continues to air as a holiday classic. Angela is repped at Gersh.

Angela has worked for MGM, Warner Bros. Television and the GRAMMY’s. Based on her popular TEDx talk, “Create Your Own Yes, When You Keep Hearing No,” Angela landed a mainstream book deal with Sourcebooks and Penguin Random House Audio published the audiobook of "Create Your Yes!" Originally from the Midwest, Angela earned her B.S.E. in industrial & operations engineering from the University of Michigan and a Cross-Media Journalism certificate from USC. 

Angela has appeared on BBC, CBS and NPR. In her work as a journalist and moderator for live events, she has interviewed over 500 executives in the fields of business, entertainment, technology and law. For the 90th Academy Awards, BBC World News invited Angela to be a Live Commentator to cover Hollywood’s biggest night–the Oscars! She continues to serve as a commentor for BBC World News during their Oscars coverage. In her leisure time, Angela enjoys rollerblading, spending time with her three children and rocket scientist husband of 19 years. Her favorite drink–drip coffee of course!

Fee to RSVP 
Always FREE for BiH Members
$60 for Non-BiH Members

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Founded in May 2005, BReaKiNG iNTo HoLLyWooD is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Admission cost is tax deductible. Upon receiving your RSVP, a confirmation email will be sent within 48 hours. Acceptable payments for the event include Check/Credit/Debit via the Paypal link above.

*Our organization has a no refund policy. (i.e. We do not offer refunds-- not even for participant no-shows, speaker/topic changes or other unforeseen circumstances.) We do however offer event credits when appropriate, upon board approval. Children under 16 are free if accompanied by a paying adult.

If you have ANY questions, please call us at (310) 712-3459!

"Join Breaking Into Hollywood today! Why wait?!"

-- Angela M. Hutchinson, B.i.H. Founder