Kristen V. Carter is a content creator, entrepreneur, and inspirational speaker from Newark, New Jersey. She has produced for a variety of television’s top programs including the Emmy Award winning vocal competition series The Voice and the NAACP Image Award winning award show Black Girls Rock. In addition, Kristen has served as a speech writer for Viacom executives, including BET’s CEO Debra Lee.

Kristen has a deep-rooted passion for storytelling. In 2007, she founded JazziDreamer Entertainment LLC, a multimedia company specializing in writing, consultation, and production services. Through the company, she wrote and directed the award-winning short film First Date, which currently airs on Magic Johnson’s cable network ASPiRE TV and the digital platform Kweli TV. Kristen's professional experience spans across a number of formats including documentary, competition, live events, digital content, and narrative film.

Most recently, Kristen wrapped a Director of Unscripted Development position where she co-executive produced the documentary show Motherly Love, a companion special to the record-breaking documentary series Black Love on the Oprah Winfrey Network. In her role, she had a hand in selling two cable specials in just nine business days. Kristen continues to develop television projects independently while also writing and producing hit cable programs.

Kristen is the recipient of many awards including San Francisco Black Film Festival’s First Time Filmmaker Award, From the Heart Productions’ Fiscal Sponsorship, and the Hanks-Miller Screenwriting Fellowship. She is a proud graduate of Hofstra University.

In addition to writing and producing television shows, Kristen has a love for consulting clients on catapulting their careers.

Resume & Bio Writing

Project Development (Treatments, One Sheets, Decks)

Sizzle Reel Production & Direction

Promotional Videos

Video Reel Evaluation



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