News & Events

November 2017 – Join Kelli on Friday December 8th for a holiday reading of your favorite Christmas classics and Sleepy Toes!

November 2017 – DARUMA was selected as a semi-finalist for WeScreenPlays’ Diverse Voices Contest.  

October 2017 – TheBump.com has recommended Sleepy Toes as one of the best baby gifts for the holidays!

September 2017 – Kelli’s script, The Baltimore School of Charm is a finalist at the UCLA screenwriting competition

September 2017 – Kelli’s stage play BORDERLINE is a semifinalist at the Austin Film Festival Inaugural Playwriting Competition

August 2017 – Kelli’s script, DARUMA, is a finalist shortlisted for the Writers for Writers fellowship. 

August 2017 – Kelli’s script, The Baltimore School of Charm is a top 10 semifinalist at the UCLA screenwriting competition

August 2017 – Join Kelli McNeil at Auntie’s Book Store in Spokane, WA August 3rd, 6:30PM for a reading of Sleepy Toes! 

July 2017 -Kelli’s screenplay, The Baltimore School of Charm, is a top 15% finisher in the Nicholl Fellowship competition

July 2017 – Join Kelli McNeil July 29 at Barnes & Noble Studio City for a reading of Sleepy Toes!

June 2017 – Reviews for Sleepy Toes by Kelli McNeil from Kirkus Reviews! 

May 2017 – Check out Kelli McNeil’s newest commercial from Little Caesar’s! #ExtraMostBestest #PizzaPizza

April 2017 – Reviews for Sleepy Toes by Kelli McNeil from The School Library Journal and Publisher’s Weekly!

March 2017 – Kelli wrapped production of Gus Van Sant’s new movie Don’t Worry He Won’t Get Far on Foot coming 2018!

March 2017 – Join Kelli McNeil at Once Upon A Time for a reading of Sleepy Toes!

February 2017 – Get your copy of Sleepy Toes, available Feb. 28 from Scholastic!

November 2016 – Kelli wraps production of the new comedy Misfits! 

July 2016 – Check out Kelli’s interview in REEL CHICAGO about women in the entertainment industry! 

June 2016 – Kelli is now a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators!

May 2016 – Be sure to follow Kelli on Instagram!

April 2016 – Kelli’s screenplay, The Baltimore School of Charm, is a semi-finalist in the Screencraft Fellowship Program

February 2016 – Kelli’s book, Sleepy Toes, is slated for publication with Scholastic for Spring 2017