J. Gabriel Ware

Detroit, MI
Wayne County Community College District (Detroit), Western Michigan University.
Movies, TV, Theater, All Things NBA, WWE Attitude Era
  • J. Gabriel's first feature screenplay, "Jakayla," won Third Prize in the CineStory Feature Retreat and Fellowship Contest (2021).
  • "Jakayla also placed in the Austin Film Festival (2021) and as a finalist in the Screencraft Fellowship (2021).
  • His pilot, "Close To Home," became an official selection in the "Best of Stage 32" LookBook (2022).


J. Gabriel Ware is a journalist-screenwriter who worked for ABC News where he worked on the news assignment desk, wrote articles for Abcnews.go.com and field produced for Good Morning America and World News Tonight with David Muir. His writing has also appeared in YES! Magazine and Theatermania.


J. Gabriel minored in criminal justice and majored in journalism at Western Michigan University. He earned a master's in communication from the same university and focused on mass communication and media effects.
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