STERLING NORMAN ANDERSON
Sterling was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, raised in Tuskegee, Alabama, moved to Davis, California for middle school and high school. He received a BA in English from St. Mary’s College. In 1998 Sterling wrote a teleplay called The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn for CBS starring Sidney Poitier, which received three Emmy nominations and won an Image Award. He began writing on network television shows, such as CBS’s The Unit, as well as NBC’s Medium and Heist. Sterling has written two books on writing, Writing Without Fear and Beyond Screenwriting. Sterling presently guest lectures and panels on screenwriting at film schools and festivals around the country.