Written by Troy Anthony Miller When a gifted but rebellious teen javelin thrower is kicked off her high school track team, her only hope for Olympic glory is to seek out the rowdy, reclusive former champion to be her coach.
MEET THE WRITER
Troy Anthony Miller is a writer, filmmaker, and improv comedian who lives in Los Angeles, California. He holds the unique distinction of being a two-time winner of the AFF Screenplay Competition (The Hitch, a thriller, and The Olympian, a comedy), and was named one of the “Top 25 Screenwriters to Watch 2016” by AFF & Moviemaker Magazine. He is a Black List Labs awardee, and is the co-writer of T-Minus Epsilon, a feature about the Challenger space shuttle disaster, currently being produced by the Oscar-winning team behind the film Spotlight. When not writing, Troy performs and teaches improv theatre/comedy – his nationally-touring comedy troupe, Confidence Men: Improvised David Mamet, was a two-time winner of the B. Iden Payne Award for Improvisational Theatre