Trailblazer and Latinx queen Tanya Saracho continues to do the work with her newly launched Ojalá Productions, which “dedicated to amplifying and elevating Latine narratives while nurturing and empowering Latine voices.”
The girls at Deadline reported the news about Saracho’s new venture, who is currently developing all that good good with her development deal with UCP. She is also teaming with the division of Universal Studio Group to kick off the Ojalá Ignition Lab starting today. The 26-week long incubator program will provide five writers and their own proposed projects with mentoring from experienced showrunners and EPs, including Saracho and an extended network to draw on for the future.
Applications for the program run from today until July 19. Interested parties should submitted a one-page TV pilot proposal, as well as an existing example of their writing. Click here for full details.