Justin Sloan

Justin Sloan - Ghostwriter

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Ghost writer of novels, screenplays, and adaptations. Author of SHADOW CORPS, writer on such videogames as GAME OF THRONES and WALKING DEAD.

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Overview

Justin Sloan is a ghostwriter of novels and screenplays. He specializes in fantasy and science fiction, middle grade, and thrillers. He is also interested in videogame novelizations.


RATE:

Justin's range depends on whether his name is on the project or not, how much of an outline or writer freedom there is, and other factors. Figure around $0.30 a word.

For example, if you are giving him a lot of freedom but provide him with a basic idea or outline and don't require revisions, a 50k word book could come out to $15k.


BIO:

Justin is a screenwriter who was staffed on DJ2 Entertainment's TV-hybrid titled Rival S/Peak. He optioned a pilot to A+E and a feature to Rampart Films. Justin served as part of a writing room on such narrative-driven games as Game of Thrones, Tales from the Borderlands, Walking Dead, and Minecraft: Story Mode. You can find his books on Amazon and. He also taught Muay Thai kickboxing and served five years in the U.S. Marine Corps (for which he is a disabled, protected veteran).

Oh, and can play three songs on the bagpipes!


ACHIEVEMENTS:

One book ranked #47 on all of Amazon


EDUCATION:

MA in Creative Writing, Johns Hopkins University.

Certificate in Screenwriting, UCLA

WGF Veterans Writing Project


BLURB (FROM PROJECT DESTINY):

"One of the things that Justin excels at is writing his characters so well that they shine clearly through the (deliberate) murky situation on this space station. I find I’m not rooting for one side or the other, and I don’t feel any need to because I’m rooting for the characters. I’m about three-quarters of the way through the first book and I still have no idea how it will end. Recommended."

-- Author Tim C. Taylor



Thank you for considering me!


Justin


Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Epic Fantasy
Gaming & LitRPG
Middle Grade
Middle Grade Fantasy
Military Science Fiction
Plays & Screenplays
Space Opera
Young Adult Fantasy

Certifications

  • Masters in Creative Writing, Johns Hopkins University
  • Screenwriting Certificate, UCLA

Work experience

Screenwriter and Author

Self-employed
January, 2016 – Present (almost 6 years)

I have written and ghostwritten over 50 novels. I have optioned a pilot to A+E as a CO-EP and a feature to Rampart Films. My writing credits include such games as Game of Thrones, and I've worked in development as a script reader for the Austin Film Festival and as an EP on three feature films going into production this summer.

Portfolio (6 selected works)

Freedom Earned

Stone, J.D.

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