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
dramatic screen adaptation
from Buzzy Martin‘s book and life experiences
SLEEPING WITH THE LION
modern-day action noir rewrite
“If I should die before I wake…”
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
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?
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.
Mr. David’s Hot Date
A peppy 73 year-old hairstyle maven is undaunted and potentially dangerous in his quest for love, or at least a hot date.