Blake Pruitt is a writer, director, editor, producer, activist, and drag performer living in New York City. He's a graduate of the Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film & Television at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.
His short documentary 20MALEGAYNYC was featured on Andrew Sullivan's The Daily Dish, The Advocate, and The Huffington Post, as well as film festivals internationally. A subsequent web series about young gay life, Male Gays, aired on LogoTV.com; that was followed by a UK spinoff: 20MALEGAY. Blake’s short doc for Logo TV about intergenerational dating among gay men has over 1.5 million views on YouTube.
Most recently, Blake has worked in episodic television as Post Production Coordinator on Evil and Mr. Mayor; and in feature films as Apprentice Editor on Fire Island and Assistant Editor on Providence and Dust.
Blake been a working drag performer for over seven years, during which she’s produced and performed in shows ranging from brunch to political fundraisers to large-scale drag competitions.