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Molly Anne Coogan is a writer, actor, director and producer.  

She was a finalist for the 2018 Warner Brothers Television Writers’ Workshop and her original pilot, AVALANCHE, was a finalist for the 2017 IFP No Borders lab. Molly is currently in post-production on a short film adaptation of AVALANCHE with Lennon Parham and Vivian Bang.

Most recent work includes writing for NBC’s 2018 Spotlight and commercials with NBC’s Creative Partnerships. She is the writer and star of the web series "Things I Hate," winner of the Best Comedy Award at NBC Universal's 2016 Short Film Festival.  It's available on Hulu.

As a writer her work has been produced or developed by NBC, The Williamstown Theatre Festival, Ars Nova, SPACE on Ryder Farm and The 52nd Street Project. 

She is one half of the sketch comedy duo Moll & Rell known for their viral video Nickelblock which Molly directed and co-wrote.  Their videos have been featured on Huffington PostBuzzFeedBetchesHello GigglesE!PlayboyThe Daily Dot, Bustle, Jezebel, WhoHaHa and received a personal endorsement from comedy goddess Elizabeth Banks.  They also created a political sketch for's 2016 election cycle. 

As an actor she's worked with The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Ars Nova,The O'Neill Theatre Center, The Civilians, TheatreWorks California, CBS, TBS, and more.  

 She writes and plays music, too.

She loves photo booths and the word "burgled." She refuses to pass a lemonade stand without buying a glass.