All concepts in this portfolio are pitchable, but they are at different written stages.
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Finished Film - Angel Falls - (Short Film)
My script won the Four Minute Screenplay Awards. Leading to the film being made and going on to win many small awards at festivals around the world.
Finished Script - The Value of Life - (Psychological Thriller)
Obsessed with revenge, a grieving detective must put his plans on hold when four kidnapped children face a deadly public vote. He becomes determined to stop the media-savvy criminal who believes he's "fixing society".
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Finished Script - Second-hand People - (Comedy)
An independent charity shop goes head-to-head with a corporate chain charity in a donations war. They battle for the hearts and wallets of the community and discover that even second-hand people deserve first-hand love.
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Finished Script - Dead Funny - (Thriller/Comedy)
A struggling comedian accidentally kills his heckler. The show can't go on until he deals with a revengeful brother, a comedy-loving policeman and a blackmailing hitman who wants him to kill again. He might have died on stage, but off-stage, he’s killing it.
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Treatment/Outline - Wedding Heist - (Action/Comedy)
A groom is sacked days before his wedding and decides to pull off a heist to get the money he needs to pay for it. But the crime goes deeper than he thought, and he soon finds himself in over his head. Meanwhile, the bride discovers her sister's secret and must decide whether to stop her or not.
Treatment/Outline - Operation Pied Piper - (Children's 8–11 years)
A troubled teenager travels back in time to her school during World War II, where she must save her friends from a German bomb. But if she changes history, what will the consequences be?
Concept Document & Plan - Surviving the End - (Sci-Fi)
When a group of friends rob a bank on the eve of an apocalyptic event, they must fight to survive in a world that has been turned upside down. Their friendship is tested as they are forced to make difficult choices in order to stay alive
Concept Document & Plan - Hidden - (Thriller)
A petty criminal on the run from his past poses as a dead man in a dangerous cult, where he must work with the man's kidnapped wife to survive.
Concept Document & Plan - United - (Comedy/Drama)
A gay former footballer is forced to start over at a small-town lower-league club after coming out of the closet. He must overcome the prejudices of the town and the football establishment if he wants to succeed.
Concept Document & Plan - Chess- (Action/Thriller)
A wanted soldier, hellbent on revenge for her sister's death, joins a team of elite mercenaries who work underground doing the jobs no one else will do. To take down their secret benefactor, who she is convinced killed her sister.
Concept Document & Plan - Relationship Rehab- (Comedy)
A perpetually single woman discovers a secret club for people who are struggling in love. She joins the group and throws herself into the twelve steps, but when she meets a man, she must keep it a secret. Unbeknownst to her, all the group members have secrets of their own, and they are all about to come out.
Concept Document & Plan - Don't kill the Bride- (Action/Comedy)
A groom-to-be with no memory of the night before must race against time to save his bride from a mysterious organization that killed his stag party. Along the way, he'll need the help of his best man, brother-in-law, last night's stripper, and a dog walker.
Concept Document & Plan - You're So Last Year - (Comedy)
A man who has lost everything wakes up on New Year's Day to find that he is reliving the year. He must figure out how to change his past mistakes and avoid losing everything all over again.
Concept Document & Plan - Wedding Crushers - (Comedy)
Two frenemies are both fired from their Best man/ Maid of honour wedding roles. They are forced to work together to sabotage the big day.
Concept Document & Plan - War Home - (Drama)
A broken war hero returns home after losing his whole unit and struggles to reconnect with the normal world. When he is at his lowest point, his old unit returns to help him rebuild his life and his relationship with his son.
Concept Document & Plan - Retired - (Thriller/Horror)
A retired police detective who never caught a serial killer is forced to confront him again when the killer follows him to his new home on a remote island. But when they discover a bigger evil lurking on the island, they must work together to survive.
Concept Document & Plan - Don't Fuck with Cats - (Thriller)
Inspired by Netflix documentary
A strait-laced mother of two’s world is turned upside down when her husband leaves her. She turns to the internet for a distraction and gets caught up in a manhunt for an online cat killer. As she fights a nasty divorce and loses the custody battle for her kids, she descends darker and darker into the online world, where she must decide how far she is willing to go to protect her family and catch a killer.
Concept Document & Plan - Pilkington - (Historic Family Drama)
Inspired by St Helens Glass Factory
Pilkington is a northern family drama about a young factory worker who is torn between his loyalty to his family and his community, and his desire for a better life. When he’s presented with an opportunity to escape his working-class surroundings, he must decide whether to betray his family and help to close down the factory that has been the heart of his community for generations.
First Draft Script - Cortelle - (Crime Drama)
Disgraced journalist turned private investigator must decide how far she's willing to go to get justice when her new boss's dark past threatens to unravel everything.
First Draft Script - EX-orcism - (Comedy)
Ben's perfect life is turned upside down when he discovers his wife with her ex-boyfriend, luckily he’s dead, unluckily he’s a ghost. Desperate to get rid of him, Ben teams up with a fake psychic and the manager of the afterlife waiting room. Things go from bad to worse when he loses his own soul.
First Draft Script - Bucket Listed - (Family Drama)
After the death of their father, a fractured family reluctantly agrees to complete his bucket list in order to honour his memory. However, as they journey together, they begin to realise that each task is an attempt to mend the broken family, but it also brings out secrets.
Short Film - Doll House - (Horror)
A gambling addict buys a cursed dollhouse for his daughter in an attempt to win her back. When the dollhouse's previous owner, a vengeful ghost, comes back to life to kill him, the father must find a way to break the curse before it's too late.
Short Film - Lotto Work - (Comedy)
A man who hates his job and his coworkers is overjoyed when he arrives one day to find that they are all gone. However, his happiness is short-lived when he discovers that they have won the lottery but who has the ticket?
Short Film - Not Dead Yet - (Sci-Fi)
After being pronounced dead, a man finds himself in limbo, waiting to move on to the next life. But then he discovers that he is not quite dead yet, and he can still return to the world of the living. He sets out to solve his own murder, but what he finds is more disturbing than he could have imagined.
Short Film - Three Steps - (Drama)
Currently working on.