Screenwriters

The Primetime division represents innovative creators and writers for television, film, and new media in both comedy and drama across North America. The Primetime team also represents episodic and producing directors for domestic and service production opportunities.

The Youth and Animation division represents top-tier creators, writers, and directors dedicated to entertaining audiences from toddler to tween and is the only dedicated Youth and Animation division in Canada.

Screenwriters Team

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Glenn Cockburn
Agent

Glenn Cockburn is the founder of Meridian Artists.  Along with the rest of the Meridian Artists team, Glenn currently represents a select roster of some of Canada’s most talented writers, directors and producers. 

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Kerry Ball
Agent

Kerry Ball is a literary agent and head of development at Meridian Artists. Kerry joined the Meridian team in 2010 as an associate where she worked closely with the agents and roster to facilitate employment opportunities and project sales in both Canada and the USA.

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Conrad Sun
Manager

Conrad Sun joined Meridian Artists in 2014 as an associate.  Based in Los Angeles, Conrad devotes his efforts toward building the Los Angeles roster, and supporting all of Meridian's LA based clients for both staffing and development. 

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Dustin Alpern
Manager

Dustin Alpern is a literary manager based in Los Angeles who works with both US and Canadian clients. Dustin’s focus is towards both building the Los Angeles roster and providing Canadian writers and directors with staffing and development opportunities in the US market. Dustin enjoys working with his clients in all aspects of their careers, whether that’s finding and introducing them to studio execs and producers with similar tastes, giving them creative feedback on their material, or fighting to improve their contracts.

Alexandra Guccione
Associate

Alexandra Guccione joined the Meridian Artists team as an assistant to Glenn Cockburn in the literary division. Alexandra graduated from Toronto Metropolitan University’s RTA Media Production program with a specialty in single camera production and screenwriting.

Andrew Korogyi
Associate

Andrew Korogyi began his career with Toronto production company Fifth Ground Entertainment where he worked on the TMN Original Series REELSIDE. Korogyi left Fifth Ground in 2015 to produce and co-edit his first feature film, MINA WALKING.

Assistants

J. Scott Worthington
Literary Assistant

J. Scott Worthington started as an intern at Lin Pictures and has accrued years of industry experience, from working the desk of acclaimed entertainment attorney Mitch Smelkinson to assisting editors and writers on History Channel's KNIGHTFALL. He has a B.A. in Screenwriting from Biola University, and writes and produces his own material in LA.

Arisa Chirawu
Literary Assistant

Arisa Chirawu graduated from Toronto Metropolitan University and obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Film Studies from the Creative School. She received the Roger McTair award for her thesis film ‘Dinner with the French’. The film screened at the Ryerson University Film Festival and was nominated for Best Cinematography, Best Director and People’s Choice award. It went on to screen at the Festival du Nouveau Cinema in Montreal.