Colleen brought home the award for "Best Trailer" at the 2014 AOF. The trailer is based on her family-friendly comedy script,
"Happy Acres." The trailer was written, produced, and directed by McQuaide as a "visual pitch" of her screenplay.
McQUAIDE WINS "EXCELLENCE IN COMEDY" AWARD
Colleen won the "Write Bros Excellence in Comedy" award at the 2012 AOF for her romantic comedy feature script "Kat's Mystique."
Interests and Activities
Colleen received her BA Degree in Political Science from Penn State. She served on the SAG Awards Television & Theatrical Nominating Committees. She was nominated and commissioned a Kentucky Colonel by Governor Julian Carroll. She won awards at numerous flower shows and horse shows. She earned state recognition for her fundraising for Habitat for Humanity.
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In the News... Awards, Interests & Activities
Colleen was a guest on Del Weston's Action on Film TV Show. She discussed a variety of topics including her award winning
HAPPY ACRES PITCH TRAILER which she wrote, produced, and directed.
2015 - Winner of "Best Scene Short" at the Action on Film International Film Festival (AOF) for the short script "The Past is Never Dead." 2014 - Winner of the "Best Trailer" award at the AOF for the "Happy Acres Pitch Trailer."
2012 - Winner of the Write Bros Excellence in Comedy Award at the AOF for the feature Romantic Comedy script "Kat's Mystique."