First Date

Deborah's Story

Deborah Puette is a queer, femme actor-turned-filmmaker based in Los Angeles. Her screenplays have been recognized by The Writer's Lab underwritten by Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman, the 2022 GLAAD/Black List, and The Black List x WIF. Her debut feature as a writer/director, Cash for Gold, is currently in post-production. As an actor, credits include projects for Netflix, Disney, HBO, ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, TVLand, and more, and her work on stage in Chicago and Los Angeles has received awards and nominations from every notable award entity in those cities, including the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for Solo Performance.