JOHN BUDGE is a writer, actor and producer originally from Seattle, Washington. Screenwriting credits include the short western VARLET, sketch comedies THE MOLY SPIRIT and RUINED IT (Chain Film Festival – New York City), and GUTTERMUCKERS, a feature comedy he co-wrote with Brick Patrick currently in pre-production. Film acting credits include THE TRIANGLE (Best Feature – Unnamed Footage Festival), HERE’S TO THE FUTURE! (BAM’s Migrating Forms Film Festival), and most recently Alana Waksman’s WE BURN LIKE THIS. John earned his BFA in Acting from the University of Montana and his MFA from Mac Wellman’s playwriting program at Brooklyn College.