UVU PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Stephen Pullen

Stephen Pullen

Dean - School of the Arts

Office: GT-605

Phone: 801-863-6820

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BIOGRAPHY

Prior to joining the School of the Arts at UVU, Dean Pullen served as the chair of the Department of Communication and Theatre Arts at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. While there, he also wrote, directed and produced the feature film, The Ballerina, which premiered at the Orlando Film Festival where it won the award for Best Screenplay. The film is distributed worldwide by 101 Films in London. Prior to his time at ODU, Mr. Pullen worked as a freelance screenwriter in Los Angeles where he developed projects at Sony, Fox, Warner Bros., Paramount, Raleigh Studios, NBC and with several independent producers. His screenplays have been honored by numerous awards and have been optioned by producers such as Howard "Hawk" Koch, Susan Sarandon, Ray Wagner, Dinah Perez, Robin Prybil, and Keri Selig. Dean Pullen is a member of the International Council of Fine Arts Deans and the Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences.