JOSHUA BEIRNE-GOLDEN (co-writer) is a writer and producer who was born in San Francisco, California and grew up on the east coast.
In addition to his work on Kicks, he is currently in post-production on Lowriders for Universal Pictures, Blumhouse Productions, and Imagine Entertainment, starring Demian Bichir, Eva Longoria, Melissa Benoist, and Tony Revolori.
He has written films for Sony, TriStar Pictures, Double E Pictures, Trigger Street Productions, and The Weinstein Company.
His short film, NANI, world premiered in competition at the Berlin International Film Festival and went on to win more than a dozen awards at festivals worldwide, including a Student Academy Award. He holds a BFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and an MFA from the American Film Institute Conservatory.
KICKS is a funny, touching and street smart coming-of-age dramedy that oozes with style.