Deirdre Doran

Deirdre Doran

The Write Mentor

Full Bio
Writing includes:

The Psychic, a novel, 1997

Mystery Catcher, a screenplay about Moe Berg, 1998

New Years Day, a screenplay, 1999

Sleeping On the Analyst's Couch, a memoir, 2000

Maggie's Table, a screenplay 2004

Indispensable, a screenplay, 2017

Uncovered, a screenplay in progress

Blooming Backwards, non-fiction in collaboration with Robert Sedgwick, MD regarding ADHD in high school students.

A Furry Christmas Miracle, a Christmas teleplay in progress

What My Sister Taught Me, non-fiction in collaboration with Laurel Doran Lucas in progress

Mystery Catcher, six part mini-series in progress

Sleeping on The Analyst's Couch, a two act stage play 2018

BA English UC Berkeley, 1971

MA Secondary Education, English, Cal State U, 1975

Deirdre Doran grew up in the sun drenched world of Los Angeles in the 1950s and 1960s at a time when Hollywood was bursting with romance and star power. The daughter of a playwright and a renowned Beverly Hills psychoanalyst, she learned early to pay attention to em

Professional Credits
Maggie's Table staged reading, Weston, CT, directed by Maureen Anderman, starring Patricia Kalember, E. Katherine Kerr, Keir Dullea. August 2014

New Years Day selected for staged reading, NYWIFT, 2007
Industry Awards
Maggie's Table Selected number 56 of Capital Funds Hot 100 Screenplay Competition, 2017

Maggie's Table, Second Round Status, Austin Heart of Film Festival

New Years Day, Second Round Status, Austin Heart Of Film Festival