Uduak Isong Oguamanam is a Nigerian Nollywood scriptwriter, producer and entrepreneur based in Lagos, Nigeria. She is best known for the comedy films Okon Lagos (2011) and its sequel Okon Goes to School (2013), Lost in London (2017) and Desperate Housegirls (2015). Falling (film) (2015) is Isong Oguamanam’s first film under her own production company, Closer Pictures, which was set up in 2010 and based in Lagos, Nigeria. Her early films were produced through Royal Arts Academy, Lagos, owned by her sister. Isong Oguamanam directed her first film To Live Again, It was adapted from her short story which was published by Farafina magazine based in Lagos. In 2006, Isong Oguamanam was awarded the Commonwealth Short Story Prize.