Completed Scripts

The Fairytale Effect 

(Half-hour comedy series)

Pilot script


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

Alone Together 

(Drama Series)

Pilot script

 

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
 

Which Way 

(Comedy)

Feature script

 

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

(Dark Comedy)

Short script

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
Ripple
(Dark Comedy)
TV Pilot

Logline:

 

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.

#GlobalGirls

Co-written with Jack Savige

(Comedy)

Feature Film 

Logline: 

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.

 

 

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