is a Storyteller, through and through.
Author and award-winning filmmaker, Nick Brooks hails from Washington, DC. In 2020 he graduated from the University of Southern California's TV and Film Production program, earning both the prestigious George Lucas Scholar Award and the James Bridges and Jack Larson Award for Writing and Directing.
In 2021 he sold his first middle grade novel series, Ethan Fairmont, to Union Square & Co. (Formerly Sterling Publishing). The first book, Nothing Interesting Ever Happens to Ethan Fairmont, publishes October 2022. He also sold his first YA novel, Promise Boys, to Henry Holt/Macmillan in one of the largest debut YA sales for an author to date. Promise Boys is due January 2023.
Truly a multihyphenate, Nick has an extensive background in songwriting and recording, and is most noted for working with G.O.O.D Music artist, Tony Williams. He recently acted as Lyricist for the rap film, THE CYPHER, executive produced by Ben Corey Jones. The film made its world premiere at the2020 Tribeca Film Fest and was acquired by HBO.
As a storyteller he strives to tell stories that are timely and timeless.