2 Self Help Books Away From Being Perfect is a screwball comedy about a bright-eyed Brooklynite who naively uses self help principles to find love.
When Kimmy Monroe (Kimberly Young), a hopelessly optimistic lab technician learns that her dreamboat office crush Dr. Ben Hewitt (Nate Gill) is engaged to be married, she sets off on a awkward and humiliating journey to discover love in the city.
Winner of Best Web Original at the 2016 American Black Film Festival, 2 Self Help Books Away From Being Perfect is a screwball coming of age comedy that explores themes surrounding identity, female friendship, and self love. The series is directed by Lopez Williams, written by Kimberly Young and produced by Park + Haven Productions
FESTIVALS & AWARDS
WINNER Best Web Original American Black Film Festival 2016
2017 Official Selection New York Web Fest
2016 Official Selection American Black Film Festival (ABFF)
2016 Official Selection Hollywood Shorts Film Festival
2016 Official Selection Miami Web Fest – (nominated for Best Director and Best Comedy)
NOTABLE CAST & CREW
Nate Gill, (Manhattan Love Story)
Carmen Lynch, (Inside Amy Schumer, Conan, Colbert Report)
Cipha Sounds, Actor (Roc Nation, Fmr. Hot 97 DJ, UCB show Take It Personal, TIDAL Comedy)
Sharron Paul (MTV, College Humor),
Lauren Besser (UCB mainstage Performer)