Father, former electrical engineer, inactive Marine, a Pulitzer-nominated author/screenwriter, composer, former Oprah guest author, and lover of plain-speaking. See comprehensive bio at GeneCartwright.com
Unique traits: Love rewrites and editing, to perfect my work.
Emma Budget: $5M - $10M | Fantasy ⋄ Family Emma, a feisty heroine in the fight of her life, only wanted a dog for her 7th birthday; the terrier she received was from a pet store that never existed.
The Widowmaker ('Heat of The Night') Budget: $10M - $30M | Thriller When a millionaire former LAPD homicide wiz is called in to rescue former colleagues struggling with murders of wealthy married men and their lovers, he becomes the hunted.
The Water Line - A Klansman's Road to Redemption Budget: $0 - $100K | Drama Former Klansman and Selma, Alabama native David Earl Applewhite’s journey, on the road to redemption, lasts fifty years. It ends in his epic battle with the demons of his own creation.
The Waiting Game Budget: $0 - $100K | Thriller A deranged lover lies in wait, determined to exact bloody revenge on an unfaithful mate.
First Date Budget: $0 - $100K | Romance ⋄ Comedy During a first date with a woman his intellectual superior, an egotistical millionaire millennial makes assumptions that leave him looking like “assumptions” minus the ‘umptions.’ Rom-Com (6 pages)