2022 Writer on MAGGIE (ABC Network / 20th Studios)
2021 Disney General Entertainment Writing Fellow
2018 Imagine Impact Award Finalist
2018 Film Independent Episodic Lab Finalist
2017 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards Writer/Consultant
2016 Warner Bros TV Writing Fellowship: Quarter-Finalist
2015 San Francisco Sketchfest: Fresh New Faces Showcase
2014 Austin Film Festival
2017 Get Your Life - Casting Assistant
YOUNG EXILES (2018 Austin TV Festival 2nd Rounder, Imagine Impact, and Film Independent) A reclusive DJ and a talented singer are Viet refugee teens growing up in the shadow of the American dream in the OC.
WERECHICAS (2017 Bitchlist) New York Vampires meet Los Angeles weres in this horror comedy about a young girl, Lupe Gonzalez, caught in the middle of a century long struggle for the hellmouth in L.A.
Ceda Xiong is a writer of female characters who are much funnier than she is. She is obsessed with getting it right, in whatever she’s writing, probably because as a Chinese kid in the middle of Tennessee, she was always getting it wrong. From food writing to music journalism, she has bylines at McSweeneys, Timeout Chicago, and Venus Zine. After touring as a stand-up comic in the Midwest, she moved to Los Angeles where she worked on the family drama Queen Sugar, millennial comedy Harlem, and the procedural All Rise. She was recently a writer on Maggie, an 20th/Hulu comedy. In addition to her television work, she was a Second Rounder at Austin Film Festival, a semi-finalist of Imagine Impact as well as the Film Independent Episodic Lab, and in 2021 she was chosen as the Disney/ABC General Entertainment Fellow. Currently, she’s developing an original one-hour scripted drama with Kyra Sedgwick’s company and writing on Blade Runner: Origins. She’s also mom to three-year old, Leonardo, and is constantly the butt of jokes to her Mexican in-laws.