Welcome to Craig’s website!

Craig April is a screenwriter, filmmaker and comedy sketch writer.  Originally from Chicago, he has lived in Los Angeles for many years and calls it home.

Craig has a children’s book agent, though his true passions are screenwriting, directing and comedy sketch writing.  He has trained in the writing programs at both The Groundlings and UCB.

His recent comedy short film MYSTERY WEIGHT won “Best Microshort” at The Austin Comedy Short Film Festival 2015 and “Super Short Runner Up” at the All Sports LA Film Festival which was voted “One of the Coolest Film Festivals of 2011 & 2013” by MovieMaker Magazine!

MYSTERY WEIGHT has been an official selection of many film festivals, including the 10-day Awareness Festival 2015 (held at LA Live!) and The Miami Independent Film Festival.

Craig is currently looking for representation.  Please take a look at his comedy short films here (or click on the video page above).

For business inquiries or just to drop him a note, hit the contact button.

Thanks for stopping by!