Feature & Short Screenwriting

Laurie enjoys collaborating with producers and other writers to help movie scripts reach their potential. She has been hired to write in a variety of genres. The common thread is that her screen stories have both an edge and a heart – strong characters and thematics that play out in surprising plots.

Request 1st 10 pages if you’re interested in checking out any of these scripts.

• in-depth research • creative ideas & execution • believable characters & dialogue • responsive to notes

 

DON’T SHOOT! I’M THE GUITAR MAN

dramatic screen adaptation

for Prodigy Entertainment

from Buzzy Martin‘s book and life experiences

SLEEPING WITH THE LION

modern-day action noir rewrite

for Prodigy Entertainment

“If I should die before I wake…”

TWIN SUNS

epic fantasy/sci-fi adventure

for Greenstem Productions

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WAY OFF BROADWAY

comedy co-written with Gary Shusett

What impresses me the most is that none of the characters you bring to life are empty – attention is paid to the slightest detail so that they can live! – Ray Robinson, Producer/Principal, Prodigy Entertainment

UNTITLED

coming-of-age comedy/drama

for Greenstem Productions

 

EASY AS ABC…D

historical comedy spec

In the early roaring 20s a large bosom was out of fashion and the brassiere hadn’t been invented yet, so Jeanette had 2 big problems!

THE SECOND BIG BANG

utopian sexy comedy – spec script w/ co-writer Sandra de Fontanes

The first female president ends a world war, but can men and women get along in and out of the bedroom for the first time in history?

Surf Motel at Sunset

Location, Location

comedy – spec TV pilotw/ co-writer Sandra de Fontanes

A family-friendly single-camera comedy, each episode reveals the strange but true professional and personal challenges behind making TV commercials.

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Mr. David’s Hot Date

short comedy

A peppy 73 year-old hairstyle maven is undaunted and potentially dangerous in his quest for love, or at least a hot date.