Jarrod is a screenwriter, director, playwright and essayist residing in Brooklyn, NY. His work focuses on the power of human connection in the landscape of modern America. As a screenwriter, Jarrod found acclaim with his most recent screenplay Lesson Before Love, which he directed as well. This work was rewarded with numerous festival accolades and awards, and a theatrical release of the film. The film went on to be named one of the years best by NewsOne and Rolling Out Magazine and is currently available at Redbox nationwide.
Dui has also found success as a director, working for BET, MTV Voices and several other production companies, where he served as the creative visionary for some high-profile projects. He was featured on the ABC News “What’s the BUZZ” segment, recognizing him as a young talented director on the rise. Through his work as a playwright, he has traveled on regional tours, garnering several writing and acting awards along the way.
In 2013, Jarrod presented his fourth play Unholy War to a Brooklyn audience and is currently presenting his one-man show The Definitive Loser’s Guide To Winning. His work focuses of the power of human connection in the landscape of modern America.