Maggie Contreras

“It was my first time on a working tv set and I still remember the sounds, smells, being proud of our work…”
Maggie Contreras BA Theatre 2006
“It was my first time on a working tv set and I still remember the sounds, smells, being proud of our work…”

Maggie Contreras

Theatre, BA ’06

Actor and producer Maggie Contreras graduated from the Corcoran theatre program in 2006, and has many stories about her time here and that her professors had a lifelong impact on her. Since graduation, Contreras has taken the film community by storm as the producer of Gilbert, a documentary following the life and experiences of legendary comedian Gilbert Gottfried. The film premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival, was bought by Hulu and has received praises from the likes of Judd Apatow and Rolling Stone.