Travis Williams is originally from Dayton Ohio. He lived in Chicago for ten years where he was a network playwright with Chicago Dramatists. He currently resides in Los Angeles.
As a playwright, Travis has been a five time finalist and 2016 winner of WildClaw Theatre’s Deathscribe - The International Festival of Horror Radio Plays, with his plays The Wall (2012), Strange Weather (2013), Back in Baby's Arms (2015), The Quake (2016 Winner), and Creatures of Circumstance (2017). His play Chicago Collage was a winning script at Fire-Works: Gun Control Short Play Competition, through Manhattan Theatre Works. His commissioned piece: Circle Be Unbroken inspired by Mavis Staples, premiered in Theatre Seven of Chicago production Unwilling and Hostile Instruments… Travis was accepted into A Red Orchid Theatre’s Incubator Series where his play To Each Their Own received a workshop and staged reading.
As a comic book writer, Travis was recently published in the horror anthology Tales from the Akermansion with American Gothic Press and Famous Monsters Magazine, with his comic Unraveled with artist Jonathan La Mantia. He is currently writing for the ongoing series Revenge Girl with artist John Wright.
As an actor, Travis has appeared in several theatrical productions including Million Dollar Quartet at the Apollo Theatre, The Quiet Man Tales at Chicago Theatre, The History Boys with Timeline Theatre, The Water Engine with Theatre Seven, In the Curious Hold of the Demeter with Incurable Theatre.
You can also catch Travis in the web series Platoon of Power Squadron - Ep. #7 As well as The Good Stuff - How to Survive a Horror Movie, and youtube personality Craig Benzine's short film - Fine Tuned.
Travis is currently developing several scripts for stage, screen, and comics.