Paul Osborne

PAUL OSBORNE (Writer/Director/Editor) – Paul is the writer, director of the thriller CRUEL HEARTSHis new film, the black comedy FLUORESCENT BEAST, is currently in post-production.

Paul previously wrote and directed the award-winning feature FAVOR, which was a smash hit on the iTunes charts, as well as the acclaimed documentary about film festivals, OFFICIAL REJECTION. He also wrote and produced the indie thriller TEN ‘TIL NOON and is co-president of production company Conspicuous Pictures.  

In high school, Paul won Denver’s Gates Planetarium statewide science

fiction contest where his short script, THE FINAL EXAM, was produced and played to the public for four straight weeks. Paul went on to attend the University of Miami, majoring in both screenwriting and English, where each of two of the shorts he wrote and directed won best picture awards at the university’s “Canes” film festival. He subsequently graduated Cum Laude.

Paul has also worked as a film editor and written articles for several media outlets including MovieMaker, Film Threat, Hope For Film and SAG Indie. He lives with his wife and business partner, Leslie Wimmer Osborne, in Burbank, California.