I enjoy working in the film/television/theatre and fashion industries. Worked in productions from major feature films (one Academy Award winner) to indie to student and short films. To pay the rent I do modelling, fitting room/showroom/e-commerce modelling, fashion shoot stylist, freelance copywriting writing for fashion and bios for artists. I graduated with a degree and practised interior design and interior architecture - with various studios and freelance.
I've completed several projects and had my 2-act horror/comedy has been performed by a community theatre in Luton, England. I'm starting a script about my story of personal enlightenment, spirituality, psychic awareness and abilities since childhood.
Currently looking for literary representation. But, if there are any producers out there that are interested in my work (most of which is uploaded on my stage32 profile) please drop me a line. (Links: https://cynthiagarbutt913.wixsite.com/cynthia-garbutt
http://www.imdb.com/nm4558380/ & www.linkedin.com/in/cynthiagarbuttwriterresearcher)
Unique traits: Mixed ethnicity: UK, Central American, Caribbean. Born in the US. Speak a bit of Spanish. Worked on a cruise ship for 1 1/2 years. Intuition is my superpower. Former member of a religious cult.
The Republik War ⋄ Historical Once a beautiful dream, now ended. A nightmare awaits. (in development)
THE EYEs Film-noir Beauty - thy name is evil. (in development)
High Tea Drama The secrets we must keep (in development)
Get Hitched Reality Television (three version treatments: completed) Monogamy wanted?
The Decision Biography ⋄ Drama Hospice social worker helps next of kin confront the end of life.
Species Sci-fi Who are we? And where are we going?
She Came and After Awhile, I Left Biography ⋄ Documentary A pragmatic woman's journey of anticipating, experiencing, surviving and starting a new life after hurricane Katrina. .
Feed the Fish Adventure ⋄ Comedy Two men, mend their broken friendship; despite their fears, personal demons, differences and the dangerous job they undertake.
If I Take One More F***ing Pill Biography ⋄ Drama A determined woman battles her painful and chronic illness.
DIY or DIWO Comedy ⋄ Romance Pip, your average non-handyman, walks into a popular self-help, home improvement store and ends up with more than he bargained for..
Secret Santa Comedy Don't you just love Christmas
GLAMAZONS Comedy "Girls" just want to be fabulicious. It's all about getting where you want to go and doing what you really want to do. (completed)
growing UP Comedy ⋄ Family Growing up has never been easy. Consider it a challenge.(completed)
The Newbie Comedy A life on both sides of the pond. A young woman works to build the family she never had with her American father and estranged Irish/African mother. (completed)
Spooky D Comedy ⋄ Horror 2-act musical. And you thought detention was boring, think again. (completed). Performed by a community theatre in Luton, England.
What's Done Is Done Crime In a system plagued with failure, whom can you trust? A teenage girl decides to take her family's irresolvable issues into her own hands. (completed)
BRAVADA (fictional novel, for a TV-drama series, in development) Thriller Who will discover what he has extorted and carefully hidden; then dare to outwit - live to defy the Russian mafia. A fictional story about the vory, "thieves-in-law." (2/3 completed, fictional historical novel, supported by actual events)
persona non grata Biography ⋄ War The effects of the unceasing civil war in Lebanon on the life and psyche of a young man. (in development)
ABANDONED War There are times and places where being an American counts for absolutely nothing at all. (in development)
Kill or be Killed
Film (Drama, Horror and Thriller) Actress Five years after the unusual deaths of a group of teenagers, paranormal investigator Max Archer interviews survivor Matt Swanson who is serving life in prison for the murder of his classmates - but Matt claims he is innocent and that the inhuman force that killed his friends is still after him. Matt recalls how he and his best friend Liam were ensnared into a deadly game of tag with their friends and why the game still isn't over. Written by Anonymous
Film by Adam Randall telephone conversation 6
Drama by John Wells VIP dinner guest (uncredited)
Muppets Most Wanted
Film (Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family and 2 More) Actress Flush with their revival's success, Kermit the Frog and his friends are approached by Dominic Badguy to go on a world tour. Unknown to them, this is all part of the sinister plan of Constantine, the world's most evil frog, to become the greatest thief of all time. After making sure that Kermit is jailed as himself, Constantine impersonates him to use the Muppets' tour as cover for his scheme. While Sam the Eagle and Inspector Jean Pierre Napoleon investigate, the Muppets find their boss seems strangely changed even as Kermit desperately attempts to escape to stop the impostor. Only when Walter, Fozzie and Animal realize the truth is there a chance to prevent Constantine from pulling off the crime of the century. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (email@example.com)
24: Live Another Day
Television by FOX/SKY-TV/Jon Cassar CIA/CTU London Stn Office Staff (uncredited)
TV Movie (Drama) Actress From the cells in the basement to the judge's chambers, Lawless offers a backstage pass to the inner workings of a modern court. Suranne Jones stars as a brand new judge battling to keep her head above the water in the murky depths of the justice system. Written by Anonymous
Film (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress A high-profile terrorism case unexpectedly binds together two ex-lovers on the defense team - testing the limits of their loyalties and placing their lives in jeopardy.
Film (Action, Comedy and Crime) Actress After Kick-Ass' insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, led by the badass Colonel Stars and Stripes, our hero joins them on patrol. When these amateur superheroes are hunted down by Red Mist -- reborn as The Mother F%&*^r -- only the blade-wielding Hit Girl can prevent their annihilation. When we last saw junior assassin Hit Girl and young vigilante Kick-Ass, they were trying to live as normal teenagers Mindy and Dave. With graduation looming and uncertain what to do, Dave decides to start the world's first superhero team with Mindy. Unfortunately, when Mindy is busted for sneaking out as Hit Girl, she's forced to retire-leaving her to navigate the terrifying world of high-school mean girls on her own. With no one left to turn to, Dave joins forces with Justice Forever, run by a born-again ex-mobster named Colonel Stars and Stripes. Just as they start to make a real difference on the streets, the world's first super villain, The Mother F%&*^r, assembles his ... Written by Universal Pictures
Film (Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance and 1 More) Actress At the age of 21, Tim Lake (Domhnall Gleeson) discovers he can travel in time... The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father (Bill Nighy) tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in his own life-so he decides to make his world a better place...by getting a girlfriend. Sadly, that turns out not to be as easy as you might think. Moving from the Cornwall coast to London to train as a lawyer, Tim finally meets the beautiful but insecure Mary (Rachel McAdams). They fall in love, then an unfortunate time-travel incident means he's never met her at all. So they meet for the first time again-and again-but finally, after a lot of cunning time-traveling, he wins her heart. Tim then uses his power to create the perfect romantic proposal, to save his wedding from the worst best-man speeches, to save his best friend from professional disaster and to ... Written by Universal Pictures
The Theory of Everything
Drama by James Marsh Journalist (uncredited)
Video (Short and Music) Actress Add a Plot »
Film by Magnolia Pictures & BBC FIlms/Fernando Mierelles Flight attendant
360 BFI Best Film
University of New Orleans
Delgado College/Interior Design