FORM 3
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
  TCW Special Purpose Sponsor LLC
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
03/01/2021
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
TCW Special Purpose Acquisition Corp. [TSPQ]
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
865 S. FIGUEROA STREET, SUITE 1800
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director __X__ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed(Month/Day/Year)
(Street)

LOS ANGELES, CA 90017
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing(Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned
(Instr. 4)
3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)

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Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(Month/Day/Year)
3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Class B Common Stock   (1)   (1) Class A Common Stock 12,937,500 $ (1) D (2)  

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
TCW Special Purpose Sponsor LLC
865 S. FIGUEROA STREET, SUITE 1800
LOS ANGELES, CA 90017
    X    

Signatures

/s/ Richard Villa as Authorized Signatory 03/01/2021
**Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) As described in the issuer's registration statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-252775) under the heading "Description of Securities--Founder Shares," the Class B common stock, par value $0.0001 per share, of the issuer will automatically convert into Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share, of the issuer at the time of the issuer's initial business combination, or earlier at the option of the holder, on a one-for-one basis, subject to certain adjustment, and have no expiration date. Includes 1,687,500 shares of Class B common stock that are subject to forfeiture if the underwriters of the issuer's initial public offering do not exercise in full their option to purchase additional units.
(2) TCW SPAC-1 Equity LLC is the managing member of the TCW Special Purpose Sponsor LLC (the "Sponsor"). TCW SPAC-1 Equity LLC may be deemed a beneficial owner of shares held by the Sponsor but disclaims beneficial ownership of any such shares except to the extent of its pecuniary interest therein.

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