WRITING RESUME

  

Author         Columnist         Film & TV         Playwright         Copywriter


BOOKS

  “Twentieth Century Fox: The First 75 Years” – AUTHOR

  "Vegan & Gluten-free Recipes To LIVE For!" - AUTHOR

  “No Kidding: Women Writers On Bypassing Parenthood” – CONTRIBUTOR

  “State of Mind” Sci-fi/thriller novel by Sven Davison – EDITOR

  “MGM: When The Lion Roars” by Peter Hay – RESEARCHER

  “Step By Step To Stand-Up” by Greg Dean  – RESEARCHER

 


COPYWRITING

12+ years’ copywriting and editing experience at the senior copywriter level for major film studios. Other clients include non-profits, greeting card, catalog, legal, manufacturing, real estate, medical, holistic health, home goods, travel, restaurant, fashion, fine jewelry and more.

TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENTERTAINMENT – Headlines & taglines, Blu-ray/DVD
liner notes, booklets, packaging, print ads, TV & radio spots, online, mobile,  trade show
presentations, point-of-purchase, store banners, billboards, greeting cards and other
collateral for hundreds of  films/TV shows for this $1 billion-a-year industry. Also: names
for direct-to-video films, including Home Alone: Taking Back The House and the Strawberry
Shortcake
franchise. I also authored the book “Twentieth Century Fox: The First 75 Years.”

 Ghostwriter: Letters to fans from producers, high-ranking studio personnel and celebrities.

Title list includes: The Revenant, Joy, Birdman, 12 Years A Slave, Gone Girl, True Story, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, The Book Thief, Out of the Furnace, Epic, Belle, The Fault in our Stars, And So it Goes, Hitchcock, Won't Back Down, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Ruby Sparks, Mirror Mirror, We Bought A Zoo, Sound Of My Voice, Avatar, Crazy Heart, Rio, There Be Dragons, Diary of a Wimpy Kid franchise, Knight and Day, Predators, Alvin and the Chipmunks franchise, Gulliver’s Travels, Rio, Unstoppable, Black Swan, 127 Hours, Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Night at the Museum franchise, X-Men franchise, Water For Elephants, Ice Age franchise, Juno, Slumdog Millionaire, Little Miss Sunshine, Sideways, over 100 studio classics and catalog titles, along with hit prime time TV shows such as Empire, Fresh Off The Boat, The Strain, Sleepy Hollw, 24: Live Another Day, The Americans, Homeland, Glee, The Killing, How I Met Your  Mother, Sons of Anarchy, Backstrom, Maron, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Modern Family, Raising Hope, White Collar, Prison Break, Arrested Development, Family Guy, The Simpsons and Futurama, among others.

Publications: Rolling Stone, Premiere, Entertainment Weekly, The Hollywood Reporter, Vibe, Vanity Fair,  Vogue, People, The New York Times, New York Post, US Weekly, Maxim, Wired, Star, Spin, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Cosmo, GQ, Esquire, The Smithsonian, TV Guide, FHM, Parents, Parade & Many More.

 WARNER BROTHERS HOME ENTERTAINMENT (as above)

 THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY (as above)

 WIRELESS CATALOG – T-shirt and greeting card copy

 MAHARISHI AYURVEDA PRODUCTS – Catalog copy

 STRAY CAT ALLIANCE – Newsletter articles for non-profit rescue group

FILM & TELEVISION

Drawings – (Short)   

Cat Logic: 1/2-hour Animation Pilot     

Averyville: Pilot                        

Love Connection TV Show    

Broads With Blazers 1/2-hour Comedy Series

JOURNALISM/COLUMNS

Examiner.com – (Columnist/Editor)

Perceptions Magazine – (1990-1992) Chief Editor/Contributing Writer

The Scratching Post (Online Animal Rescue Newsletter)

STORY ANALYST

Fries Entertainment                         

STAGE

 “7 Years I Could Have Spent In Vermont” (HBO-WARNER): PLAYWRIGHT

Shorts: “Silent Quartet,” “Good Ethan,” “Eggs” – Short plays: PLAYWRIGHT

  

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