Keith Josef Adkins

Keith Josef Adkins

Keith Josef Adkins is a playwright, screenwriter and artistic director. Some of his plays include The Fight of a Migrant, The People Before The Park, Pitbulls, Safe House. Keith received Samuel French’s inaugural Award for Impact and Activism in the Theater Community. He’s a 2015 Helen Merrill Playwright Award recipient and a National Black Theater’s Teer Spirit Awardee. He’s the artistic director of The New Black Fest, an organization dedicated to new and provocative playwriting and discussion from the African Diaspora. Keith currently writes for Shondaland’s For The People on ABC and recently wrote for CBS’ The Good Fight. He’s also developing a feature film with Max Borenstein’s Inkubate Entertainment.