JONATHON E. STEWART
Jonathon E. Stewart, screenwriter and author best known for Pixar / Disney’s Cars 3, which debuted #1 in the summer of 2017. With writing partner Eyal Podell, Stewart recently completed work on the animated feature Smallfoot for the Warner Animation Group, and is currently writing Angry Birds 2 for Sony Animation / Rovio. He is also currently working with New York Times best selling author, Lewis Howes, in writing a novel inspired by world-renowned jazz violinist, composer and educator, Christian Howes.
Stewart has also written screenplays for Warner Bros., Paramount, ABC Studios, STX, Paramount Animation, Sony Animation, Fox Animation and others. Stewart’s inspired-by-true-LGBTQ-events TV drama pilot Grace sold to ABC Studios in the fall of 2016, and modern update on the Dickens classic Two Cities in fall 2017. In 2012, Podell & Stewart’s screenplay Seuss, a biopic about the legendary author—earned the #2 slot on Hollywood’s Black List, and is currently set up with Stephen Chbosky (Wonder, Perks of Being a Wallflower) set to direct.
Stewart’s venture, Narrative Drive, Inc., aims to connect new, diverse and previously undiscovered voices in narrative fiction and pair them with an avid audience of online readers, and ultimately serve to have their work translated to the screen. Narrative Drive, Inc., is set to officially launch in the fall of 2018.
Stewart is represented by Verve and Industry Entertainment in Los Angeles.