Rex Obano is a screenwriter. He was born in London and spent a year in the United States on placement where he read Playwriting at City College of New York. He has a Masters Degree in Feature Film Screenwriting from Royal Holloway, University of London. He was chosen to be part of The Script Factory Writer’s Group, Talawa Theatre’s Writers Group, Royal Court Theatre Invitation Group and Theatre 503Five.
Rex Obano recieved the Roland Rees Bursary from Beverley Andrews at the Alfred Fagon Awards at the Dorfman Theatre.