Author Xandra Castleton

Stand Up Planet co-creator Xandra Castleton has a track record of using comedy to open minds in award-winning short and feature films, this time bringing her multi-continent upbringing to the table. She wrote and produced the dramatic feature Full Grown Men which won the Sundance Channel Audience Award and stars Judah Friedlander, Amy Sedaris, Debbie Harry and Alan Cumming. Xandra won an Emmy for her profile of John Waters as Series Producer for Independent View, a show about independent filmmakers, and her films have screened at major festivals internationally. Xandra is represented by The Gersh Agency and teaches screenwriting at Stanford University.