John Simpson is a Vietnam Era Veteran, former Police Officer of the Year, a Federal Agent, a Federal Magistrate, an armed bodyguard to Saudi Royalty, a senior Federal Government executive, and recipient of awards from the Vice President of the United States and the Secretary of Treasury. He has written and had published around 40 novels, with one being non-fiction, and ten screenplays, some of which placed in contests.
Unique traits: Large man, can play nice or tough.
Condor One When the Democratic nominee for President is outed as being gay during the final debate of the general election, he still wins, survives an assassination attempt and moves into the White House where he falls in love with his Secret Service appointed bodyguard.
Peter's Chair Thriller When a young gay American Cardinal is elected Pope, he institutes groundbreaking changes in the church, infuriating the conservative elements in the world. Will he survive or be assassinated like some of his predecessors?
The Nursing Home Horror An abandoned nursing home holds a diabolic supernatural force that will alter the life of the new mid-night shift security guard at St. Ann's nursing home.
Satan's Ring Horror An innocent college girl becomes entangled with a Satanic cult when she and two friends are found secretly watching a ceremony on Halloween night and pay the consequences.
Murder on a Queen Action ⋄ Crime ⋄ Thriller When two homicide detectives and their girlfriends take a two week cruise, the last thing they expect is to become involved in the middle of a deadly hit team taking revenge on a cheating wife and her lover.
Home Sweet Home Horror After two men are plagued by the unhappy spirits of the dead, they discover numerous bodies in the basement of their isolated new home.
The Dinner (a short) Sci-fi When two women try and find a Priest that they talked to, they get a big surprise.
The Traffic Stop (A Short) Sci-fi When a police officer stops a traffic violator for a routine infraction, he steps into what turns out to be the twilight zone.
The Beach House Romance Two men who have suffered losses of a different type choose Reeds Beach New Jersey to help find the joy of life once more. When they meet on the beach, the summer takes on a different direction than either expected.
Fate (A short) Other You never know what your fate is, just around the corner.
The Good Guys
Film (short) by Lion Television Father Bruce
Honorable Mention Award-Horror
Placed first, second and second in screen contests
Catholic University of America (Washington, DC)
University of Central Florida (Orlando, FL)