Hall of Fame
Alexandar Castaneda is a respected novelist, playwright and screenwriter who has always had a passion for storytelling. He finished his first novel at age 11 and became a published poet at age 12. Born and raised in a rural farming community in Northern California, he transplanted to Los Angeles to attend the world renowned UCLA Theater & Film School, where he received his BFA and MFA. Alexandar's stories reflect his small town sensibilities, bringing to life the universal struggle and longing for humanity in an uncaring, big-city world.