Danielle Banks is a television writer who got her start after realizing the lack of roles she connected to when acting. Since then she has tackled short films, features and television scripts and even continued her progression to producing as well.


2/20 – Current

Producer A New Life

Festival Circuit — Film (Theatrical) — Darkan Entertainment Details
2/20 – Current

Organized human resource measures for talent and crew including hiring, materials for SAG and operational documentation and financial monitoring. Ensured production efficiency via time management, clear written and verbal communication and teamwork. Fostered positive and professional relationships with outside partnerships to establish rapport and loyalty.

2/19 – Current

Writer Prime (Season 1)

YouTube — Scripted (TV) — Bank On It Productions Details
2/19 – Current

Developed the tone, characters, and comedic voice of an eight episode season through writing scripts, character bios, outlines and treatments.

3/19 – 11/19

Writer Choices (Season 1)

YouTube — Scripted (TV) Details
3/19 – 11/19

Drafted character and story arcs for each role and episode ensuring depth and fluidity. Worked simultaneously with creators to ascertain objectives and build a solid plot line.

10/19 – 10/19

Production Assistant – Indigital Studios

10/19 – 10/19

Multitasked calendars, reports and project details to ensure efficient work flow. Utilized clear and detailed communication as the liaison between clients and talent. Assisted with any on set duties and runs that arose.

5/19 – 9/19

Writer Stories (Pilot)

Pitching — Scripted (TV) — Bank On It Productions Details
5/19 – 9/19

Researched and shaped the storyline for an anthology style drama based series. Wrote the pilot and created the characters to completion to be pitched.


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Class of '14

University of Illinois at Chicago

MSW in Social Work
Class of '12

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

BS in Sociology


  • Producing
  • Social Media
  • Screenwriting
  • Writing
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Celtx
  • Gorrilla Budgeting