Marilyn Sadler is a children’s book writer.

One of her best known works was the basis of a Disney movie, under the title Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century. Subsequently, two additional Zenon films were made, Zenon: The Zequel (2001) and Zenon: Z3 (2004).

Sadler also wrote and executive produced Disney’s Handy Manny, the show ran from 2006-2013 and was nominated for a Daytime Emmy. Manny, the titular character, was voiced by Wilmer Valderrama.

Program Studied at NYFA: Filmmaking
Program Type: 4-Week Filmmaking
Location: Los Angeles