“The Good Doctor” Screenwriter to Present on Campus

Lloyd Gilyard, Jr., screenwriter for the hit ABC series “The Good Doctor,” will give a presentation March 14 at 6:30 p.m. in Heydel Fine Arts Center on the Cumberland University campus.

Gilyard’s will speak on his career, his creative process, and what it entails to be a writer for a large network. The presentation will include clips from the show and the process it takes to get ideas from the script to the screen.

Prior to the presentation, Gilyard will be on campus to work with a class of Cumberland screenwriting students.

This event is made possible by the Charles and Elaine Bell Faculty Development and Student Engagement Grant.

Gilyard’s presentation is open to the public. For any questions regarding Gilyard’s Cumberland campus presentation, please contact the event coordinator Summer B. Vertrees at svertrees@cumberland.edu.