About

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Bio

Maegan is a writer/director based in Los Angeles, CA. She currently works as a staff writer on Season 2 of Counterpart and wrote episode 207 and co-wrote the season finale with creator/showrunner Justin Marks. 

Maegan has also directed several acclaimed music videos. Her video for Mitski’s “Happy” was featured as #3 Best of the Year in Fact Magazine. Tom Breihan of Stereogum said that if he had made a best music video directors of 2016 List, her name would be #1. Her video for Skylar Spence’s “I Can’t Be Your Superman” received a Vimeo Staff Pick and was nominated for a UKMVA. Her work has been featured in 1.4, Noisey, Videostatic, Promo TV News, Shots Magazine, and Fangoria among others. In 2015, she made 1.4’s Long List for Brilliant Filmmaking. She recently finished a short film entitled In Full Bloom starring Kieu Chinh that she made with support from the VSCO Voices Creator Grant.


Press

VSCO Journal on In Full Bloom / Trailer Premiere

2018 VSCO Voices Creator Grant Recipient

    Interview with Access Ventures for VSCO Voices

#3 on Fact Magazine's 10 Best Videos of 2016 List

UKMVA Nomination for Best Pop Video - Newcomer 2016

#13 & #38 in Stereogum's Best Videos of 2016 List

Featured Unsigned Director in 1.4

Two Videos in Promo TV's Best Narrative Videos of 2016

Best Video of the Week in Stereogum

Featured New Director in bkx group

Best Video of the Week in Stereogum

Featured New Director in Shots Magazine

Videostatic's Best Music Videos of January 2016

On 1.4's Long List for Brilliant Filmmaking in 2015

Audience Award at the 2014 Los Angeles Music Video Festival

Directors' Notes


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Twitter: @houangm
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