The Fairytale Effect
(Half-hour comedy series)
An aging soap star so desperate to get married creates a reality dating show hoping to find Prince Charming. However, she finds Princess Charming instead. But this definitely isn’t part of her happily ever after...
Quarterfinalist - Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition, 2018/19
Long-listed - Funny Women UK Comedy Writing Awards, 2018
The Fairytale Effect excerpt
A disillusioned therapist is released after being imprisoned for killing her rapist. She begins to rebuild her shattered life by bringing together 3 equally broken women and piecing them back together.
Semifinalist - Nashville Film Festival Screenplay Competition, 2018
Quarterfinalist - ScreenCraft Fellowship, 2018
Alone, Together excerpt
An obsessively organised businesswoman must drive 2500km’s to get home to her husband and get pregnant before her next book tour. But her estranged mum will stop at nothing to sabotage the trip, making sure they reconcile before cancer catches her.
Selected for London Screenwriters’ Festival Advanced Mentor Labs with Karl Iglesias, 2016
Long-listed - Film Victoria’s Catapult Program 2015
Which Way? excerpt
The Snow Down
Pauly is on the run. His desperate situation gets even more desperate when he tries to rob a gas station but ends up helping a woman give birth.
Special Commendation - Four Minute Screenplay Competition, 2019
Long-listed - Aotearoa Short Film Lab, 2018
The Snow Down
Scripts in progress
An agoraphobic online dating scammer is forced into the world when men she blackmailed start turning up dead. She must go outside both physically and emotionally to find the killer.
Co-written with Jack Savige
A selfish alien princess who is banished to Earth ends up joining forces with an Earthling to take down the un-environmentally friendly big box store they work at.